Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Eumarcia
Family: Veneridae (Mollusca/Bivalvia)
Taxon : Marine Molluscs
Group : Animal

SPECIES
paupercula
NOTES

A bivalve to 32 mm with nearly circular, equal valves which are smooth and pointed at the posterior end.


AUTHORITY
(Holten, 1802)
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Cream with mottled brown markings
Colour: Cream
Notes: The shell is brownish
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Beaked clam
Habitat
NOTES: Collected 1990 on the beach at the river mouth
HABITAT NAME: Beach
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Anomalocardia alfredensis
Anomalocardia paupercula
Pitar ambigua
Tapes kochi
Venus kochii
Venus paupercula



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