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Native to New Zealand (View details)

Classification
Within NatureWatch NZ

All Names

  • Scientific Names
    • Bivalvia
  • English
    • Bivalves
    • Bivalve Shell
  • Spanish
    • Almejas, ostiones y parientes
  • Wa∙šiw (Washoe)
    • šuɁwé∙k
  • Portuguese
    • Bivalves
  • German
    • Muscheln
  • Persian
    • دوکفه ای ها
    • تبرپایان
  • Japanese
    • 二枚貝綱
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 雙殼綱

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Atlantic Bay Scallop Argopecten irradians

Observer

nataliemhowe

Date

January 15, 2017 02:20 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

What

Mussels Family Mytilidae

Observer

nataliemhowe

Date

January 15, 2017 02:32 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Jingle Anomia simplex

Observer

nataliemhowe

Date

January 15, 2017 03:09 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

matiascid

Date

January 7, 2017 11:56 PM CLST

Description

organismo con valvas pequeñas de color purpura y alrededor de colo negro , contien estrias vertivales y concentricas , la podemos encontrar en las intermariales junto a las mismas especies adherido en rocas

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Asian Clam Corbicula fluminea

Observer

sambiology

Date

January 10, 2017

Description

Headed down to the Lower Rio Grande Valley for a staff meeting with the other urban wildlife biologists.

Spent some time at Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park -- they have a wonderful butterfly garden and quite a few birds too!

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Caribbean Donax Donax denticulatus

Observer

annikaml

Date

January 8, 2017 01:35 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

annikaml

Date

January 8, 2017 01:33 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

annikaml

Date

January 8, 2017 01:32 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mussels Family Mytilidae

Observer

annikaml

Date

January 8, 2017 01:32 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

annikaml

Date

January 8, 2017 01:27 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Royal Comb Venus Hysteroconcha dione

Observer

annikaml

Date

January 8, 2017 01:27 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mussels Order Mytiloida

Observer

gabino-gomez

Date

December 9, 2016 09:55 PM CLST

Description

Organismo encontrado de la zona intermareal rocosa alta, posee un tamaño no mas de 2 cm aproxidamente, pose una coloración gris, con un periostraco(capa organica) mas oscura, posee estrías concéntricas, y se encuentra adherida al sustrato rocoso.

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Description from Wikipedia

Bivalvia is a class of marine and freshwater molluscs with laterally compressed bodies enclosed by a shell in two hinged parts. Bivalves include clams, oysters, mussels, scallops, and numerous other families of shells. The majority are filter feeders and have no head or radula. The gills have evolved into ctenidia, specialised organs for feeding and breathing. Most bivalves bury themselves in sediment on the seabed, where they are safe from predation. Others lie on the sea...

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