Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Lioberus
Family: Mytilidae (Mollusca/Bivalvia)
Taxon : Marine Molluscs
Group : Animal

SPECIES
ligneus
NOTES

A translucent bivalve shell covered with a thin brown periostracum. Grows to 18 mm.


AUTHORITY
(Reeve, 1858)
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The interior is white while the outside is brown
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Mussel
Habitat
NOTES: Collected 1990 on the beach at the river mouth
HABITAT NAME: Beach
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Modiola lignea
Modiola ligneous
Perna fulgida



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