Codakia distinguendais commonly referred to as Codakia distinguenda, Clam. Difficulty in the aquarium:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 7275 AphiaID: 464118 Scientific: Codakia distinguenda German: Muschel English: Codakia Distinguenda, Clam Category: Muslinger Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Lucinida (Order) > Lucinidae (Family) > Codakia (Genus) > distinguenda (Species) Initial determination: (Tryon, ), 1872 Size: bis zu 14cm Temperature: 22°C - 28°C Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Related species at: Catalog of Life
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Created: 2014-06-29 15:10:54
Last edit: 2014-06-29 15:10:54
Codakia distinguenda is a quite common mussel that occurs from Baja Sur californica to Panama.
The outer edge of the inner shell shows a reddish-orange border.
Similar Species: Codakia punctata (Linnaeus, 1758), which is found in the Indo-West-Pacific.
Codkia colpoica Dall, 1901
Codakia pinchoti Pilsbry & Lowe, 1932
Lucina distinguenda Tryon, 1872 (original combination)
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Heterodonta (Subclass) > Euheterodonta (Infraclass) > Lucinoida (Order) > Lucinoidea (Superfamily) > Lucinidae (Family) > Codakia (Genus)
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