Data about Bivalvia

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Physical Description

Data about Bivalvia
dimorphism
Additional detail dwarf males Fairbairn, 2013  
Additional detail female larger Fairbairn, 2013  
Additional detail sexes shaped differently Fairbairn, 2013  

Ecology

Data about Bivalvia
  • preys upon
    consumes for energetic or other nutritional needs (object of consumption is an organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/preysUpon
preys upon
Additional detail Bent-nose Macoma GloBI  
Additional detail Bristle Worms GloBI  
Additional detail California Softshell Clam GloBI  
Additional detail California Venus GloBI  
Additional detail Cirriformia spirabrancha GloBI  
Additional detail Ctenodrilidae GloBI  
Additional detail Lesser Tagelus GloBI  
Additional detail Neanthes GloBI  
Additional detail Neighbor Tagelus GloBI  
Additional detail Pacific Eggcockle GloBI  
Additional detail Pacific Littleneck GloBI  
Additional detail Plants GloBI  
Additional detail Red Threads Worms GloBI  
Additional detail Ribbed Mussel GloBI  
Additional detail Smooth Venus GloBI  
Additional detail Spionids GloBI  
Additional detail Venus Shells GloBI  
feeds on
Additional detail Acanthoparyphium GloBI  
Additional detail Acanthoparyphium spinulosum GloBI  
Additional detail Austrobilharzia GloBI  
Additional detail Catatropis johnstoni GloBI  
Additional detail Cloacitrema GloBI  
Additional detail Cyathocotylidae GloBI  
Additional detail Detritus GloBI  
Additional detail Detritus GloBI  
Additional detail Detritus GloBI  
Additional detail Detritus GloBI  
Additional detail Detritus GloBI  
Additional detail Digenea GloBI  
Additional detail Euhaplorchis californiensis GloBI  
Additional detail Fellodistomidae GloBI  
Additional detail Flukes GloBI  
Additional detail Gynaecotyla GloBI  
Additional detail Hemiuridae GloBI  
Additional detail Himasthla GloBI  
Additional detail Himasthla rhigedana GloBI  
Additional detail Hysterolecitha trilocalis GloBI  
Additional detail Lepocreadium GloBI  
Additional detail Maritrema GloBI  
Additional detail Mesostephanus appendiculatus GloBI  
Additional detail Microphallidae GloBI  
Additional detail Parorchis acanthus GloBI  
Additional detail Parvatrema GloBI  
Additional detail Phocitremoides ovale GloBI  
Additional detail Phytoplankton GloBI  
Additional detail Phytoplankton GloBI  
Additional detail Pinnularia GloBI  
Additional detail Plankton GloBI  
Additional detail Plankton GloBI  
Additional detail Plankton GloBI  
Additional detail Probolocoryphe GloBI  
Additional detail Pygidiopsoides spindalis GloBI  
Additional detail Renicola GloBI  
Additional detail Renicola buchanani GloBI  
Additional detail Renicola cerithidicola GloBI  
Additional detail Renicolidae GloBI  
Additional detail Rhoicosphenia curvata GloBI  
Additional detail Rossithidium linearis GloBI  
Additional detail Stephanodiscus GloBI  
Additional detail Stictodora hancocki GloBI  
Additional detail Tubulovesicula GloBI  
Additional detail Zooplankton GloBI  
  • has parasite
    non-mutual relationship between organisms of different species where one organism, the parasite, benefits at the expense of the other, the host.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/hasParasite
has parasite
Additional detail Fools Capsnail GloBI  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
interacts with
Additional detail Acanthais triangularis GloBI  
Additional detail American Angler GloBI  
Additional detail American Plaice GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Halibut GloBI  
Additional detail Barnacle Rock-shell GloBI  
Additional detail Bladed Wentletrap GloBI  
Additional detail Blue Crab GloBI  
Additional detail Blue-spotted Salamander GloBI  
Additional detail Blue-winged Teal GloBI  
Additional detail Bluefish GloBI  
Additional detail Channel Catfish GloBI  
Additional detail Clapper Rail GloBI  
Additional detail Clown Goby GloBI  
Additional detail Code Goby GloBI  
Additional detail Common Atlantic Marginella GloBI  
Additional detail Crested Goby GloBI  
Additional detail Dall's Turbonille GloBI  
Additional detail Decapod Crustaceans GloBI  
Additional detail Fools Capsnail GloBI  
Additional detail Fools Capsnail GloBI  
Additional detail Gold-line Marginella GloBI  
Additional detail Goldspotted Killifish GloBI  
Additional detail Gourd Rock Shell GloBI  
Additional detail Gulf Oyster Drill GloBI  
Additional detail Haddock GloBI  
Additional detail Half-smooth Odostome GloBI  
Additional detail Heliaster helianthus GloBI  
Additional detail Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Jefferson Salamander GloBI  
Additional detail Kelp Gull GloBI  
Additional detail Lesser Scaup GloBI  
Additional detail Little Oat Marginella GloBI  
Additional detail Little Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Longhorn Sculpin GloBI  
Additional detail Mosquitofish GloBI  
Additional detail Natica pusilla GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Fluke GloBI  
Additional detail Ocean Pout GloBI  
Additional detail Pear Whelk GloBI  
Additional detail Pejesapo GloBI  
Additional detail Pinkgray Goby GloBI  
Additional detail Pitted Wentletrap GloBI  
Additional detail Red Spotted Newt GloBI  
Additional detail Rhoicosphenia curvata GloBI  
Additional detail Rose Fish GloBI  
Additional detail Rossithidium linearis GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Raven GloBI  
Additional detail Semipalmated Plover GloBI  
Additional detail Silver Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Smooth Dogfish GloBI  
Additional detail Spiny Dogfish GloBI  
Additional detail Spotted Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Spotted Salamander GloBI  
Additional detail Squirrel Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Thorny Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Tiger Salamander GloBI  
Additional detail Turbonilla hemphilli GloBI  
Additional detail Tusk GloBI  
Additional detail White Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Winter Flounder GloBI  
Additional detail Winter Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Yellowtail Flounder GloBI  
  • has predator
    is consumed for energetic or other nutritional needs (by another organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/HasPredator
has predator
Additional detail Acanthais triangularis GloBI  
Additional detail Acanthocyclus GloBI  
Additional detail American Angler GloBI  
Additional detail American Gizzard Shad GloBI  
Additional detail American Plaice GloBI  
Additional detail American Plaice GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Fur Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Fur Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Fur Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Shag GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Shag GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Spiny Plunderfish GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctinoe spicoides GloBI  
Additional detail Armored Searobins Or Armored Gurnards GloBI  
Additional detail Arrow Goby GloBI  
Additional detail Astrotoma agassizii GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Bumper GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Cod GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Croaker GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Croaker GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Croaker GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Croaker GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Croaker GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Halibut GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Mackerel GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Spadefish GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Thread Herring GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Wolffishes GloBI  
Additional detail Barnacle Rock-shell GloBI  
Additional detail Barrukia cristata GloBI  
Additional detail Baseodiscus antarcticus GloBI  
Additional detail Bat Eagle Ray GloBI  
Additional detail Bay Anchovy GloBI  
Additional detail Bay Shore Crab GloBI  
Additional detail Birds GloBI  
Additional detail Black Rockcod (german: Antarktisfisch) GloBI  
Additional detail Blackcheek Tonguefish GloBI  
Additional detail Blackdrum GloBI  
Additional detail Blackdrum GloBI  
Additional detail Blackfin Icefish GloBI  
Additional detail Blue Crab GloBI  
Additional detail Bluefish GloBI  
Additional detail Bony Fishes GloBI  
Additional detail Bony Fishes GloBI  
Additional detail Bony Fishes GloBI  
Additional detail Bufflehead GloBI  
Additional detail Bumpers GloBI  
Additional detail California Gull GloBI  
Additional detail California Killifish GloBI  
Additional detail California Venus GloBI  
Additional detail Cancer Crabs GloBI  
Additional detail Cartilaginous Fishes GloBI  
Additional detail Catfish GloBI  
Additional detail Cephalopods GloBI  
Additional detail Chicharro GloBI  
Additional detail Code Goby GloBI  
Additional detail Cods and Haddocks GloBI  
Additional detail Common Snook GloBI  
Additional detail Crabs GloBI  
Additional detail Cuban Anchovy GloBI  
Additional detail Cuckoo Ray GloBI  
Additional detail Daggerblade Grass Shrimp GloBI  
Additional detail Darter Goby GloBI  
Additional detail Decapod Crustaceans GloBI  
Additional detail Decapod Crustaceans GloBI  
Additional detail Decapod Crustaceans GloBI  
Additional detail Detritus GloBI  
Additional detail Diamond Killifish GloBI  
Additional detail Diamond Turbot GloBI  
Additional detail Dolloidraco longedorsalis GloBI  
Additional detail Dunlin GloBI  
Additional detail Echinoderms GloBI  
Additional detail Echinoderms GloBI  
Additional detail Emerald Rockcod GloBI  
Additional detail Eunoe opalina GloBI  
Additional detail Flatfish GloBI  
Additional detail Gafftopsail Sea Catfish GloBI  
Additional detail Goldspotted Killifish GloBI  
Additional detail Gomphus GloBI  
Additional detail Gourd Rock Shell GloBI  
Additional detail Green Pollack GloBI  
Additional detail Grey Gurnard GloBI  
Additional detail Grey Plover GloBI  
Additional detail Grey Smooth-hound GloBI  
Additional detail Gulf Killifish GloBI  
Additional detail Gulf Kingfish GloBI  
Additional detail Gulf Menhaden GloBI  
Additional detail Gulls and Allies GloBI  
Additional detail Gulls and Allies GloBI  
Additional detail Haddock GloBI  
Additional detail Haddock GloBI  
Additional detail Haller's Round Ray GloBI  
Additional detail Hardheaded Sea Catfish GloBI  
Additional detail Hardheaded Sea Catfish GloBI  
Additional detail Heliaster GloBI  
Additional detail Heliaster helianthus GloBI  
Additional detail High-hat GloBI  
Additional detail Homalocidaris gigantea GloBI  
Additional detail Horse Mackerel GloBI  
Additional detail Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Inland Silverside GloBI  
Additional detail Jacks and Pompanos GloBI  
Additional detail John Dory GloBI  
Additional detail Kelp Gull GloBI  
Additional detail Labidiaster annulatus GloBI  
Additional detail Labidiaster annulatus GloBI  
Additional detail Lafayette GloBI  
Additional detail Lafayette GloBI  
Additional detail Lafayette GloBI  
Additional detail Leopard Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Lesser Blue Crab GloBI  
Additional detail Lesser Scaup GloBI  
Additional detail Leucozonia GloBI  
Additional detail Lined Shore Crab GloBI  
Additional detail Lineus longifissus GloBI  
Additional detail Little Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Little Tunny GloBI  
Additional detail Long-billed Curlew GloBI  
Additional detail Longhorn Sculpin GloBI  
Additional detail Longspine Porgy GloBI  
Additional detail Lophaster gaini GloBI  
Additional detail Lysasterias perrieri GloBI  
Additional detail Macroptychaster accrescens GloBI  
Additional detail Marbled Godwit GloBI  
Additional detail Menhadens GloBI  
Additional detail Mexican Searobin GloBI  
Additional detail Muricanthus GloBI  
Additional detail Muricidae GloBI  
Additional detail Mussels and Clams GloBI  
Additional detail Mussels and Clams GloBI  
Additional detail Naked Goby GloBI  
Additional detail Nauticaris marionis GloBI  
Additional detail Neighbor Tagelus GloBI  
Additional detail Neobuccinum eatoni GloBI  
Additional detail New Zealand Sea Lion GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Anchovy GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Brown Shrimp GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Fluke GloBI  
Additional detail Notasterias armata GloBI  
Additional detail Notocrangon antarcticus GloBI  
Additional detail Ocean Pout GloBI  
Additional detail Octopods GloBI  
Additional detail Odontaster validus GloBI  
Additional detail Offshore Tonguefish GloBI  
Additional detail Opeatostoma GloBI  
Additional detail Ophionotus victoriae GloBI  
Additional detail Ophioplinthus brevirima GloBI  
Additional detail Ophioplinthus gelida GloBI  
Additional detail Ophiosparte gigas GloBI  
Additional detail Ophiosparte gigas GloBI  
Additional detail Pacific Eggcockle GloBI  
Additional detail Pancake Batfish GloBI  
Additional detail Paralabrax GloBI  
Additional detail Pejesapo GloBI  
Additional detail Penis Worm GloBI  
Additional detail Phytoplankton GloBI  
Additional detail Pinfish GloBI  
Additional detail Pinfish GloBI  
Additional detail Pinkgray Goby GloBI  
Additional detail Planehead Filefish GloBI  
Additional detail Pouting GloBI  
Additional detail Proboscis Worm GloBI  
Additional detail Puffer Fishes GloBI  
Additional detail Rainwater Killifish GloBI  
Additional detail Ray GloBI  
Additional detail Ribbed Mussel GloBI  
Additional detail Ring-billed Gull GloBI  
Additional detail Rose Fish GloBI  
Additional detail Sailfin Molly GloBI  
Additional detail Sand Seatrout GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Anemones GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Raven GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Stars GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Stars GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Urchins GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Urchins GloBI  
Additional detail Sharp-spined Notothen GloBI  
Additional detail Sheepshead GloBI  
Additional detail Sheepshead Minnow GloBI  
Additional detail Sheepshead Porgies GloBI  
Additional detail Short-billed Dowitcher GloBI  
Additional detail Shortnose Batfish GloBI  
Additional detail Shovelnose Guitarfish GloBI  
Additional detail Sicklefin Smooth-hound GloBI  
Additional detail Sillock GloBI  
Additional detail Silver Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Silver Perch GloBI  
Additional detail Smooth Dogfish GloBI  
Additional detail Smooth Venus GloBI  
Additional detail Snails and Slugs GloBI  
Additional detail Snails and Slugs GloBI  
Additional detail Solaster GloBI  
Additional detail South Georgian Shag GloBI  
Additional detail Spanish Sardine GloBI  
Additional detail Spiny Dogfish GloBI  
Additional detail Spiny Dogfish GloBI  
Additional detail Spionids GloBI  
Additional detail Spotted Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Spotted Ray GloBI  
Additional detail Squirrel Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Striped Mullet GloBI  
Additional detail Thornback Guitarfish GloBI  
Additional detail Thorny Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Thorny Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Tidewater Silverside GloBI  
Additional detail Tope Shark GloBI  
Additional detail Topsmelt Silverside GloBI  
Additional detail Trophonella longstaffi GloBI  
Additional detail Tub Gurnard GloBI  
Additional detail Tusk GloBI  
Additional detail Unicorn GloBI  
Additional detail Upogebia macginitieorum GloBI  
Additional detail Weddell Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Weddell Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Weddell Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Western Gull GloBI  
Additional detail Western Sandpiper GloBI  
Additional detail White Hake GloBI  
Additional detail White Shrimp GloBI  
Additional detail Whiting GloBI  
Additional detail Willet GloBI  
Additional detail Winter Flounder GloBI  
Additional detail Winter Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Yellowfin Notothen GloBI  
Additional detail Yellowtail Flounder GloBI  

Life History and Behavior

Data about Bivalvia
reproduction
Additional detail dioecious
  • dioecious
    Dioecy (Greek: "two households"; adjective form: dioecious) is characterised by a species having distinct male and female organisms.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/dioecious
Fairbairn, 2013  
Additional detail sequential hermaphrodite
  • sequential hermaphrodite
    Some members of this lineage are sequential hermaphrodites; they are born as one sex, but can later change into the opposite sex.
    http://www.owl-ontologies.com/unnamed.owl#Sequential_hermaphrodite
Fairbairn, 2013  
Additional detail simultaneous hermaphrodite
  • simultaneous hermaphrodite
    Some members of this lineage are simultaneous hermaphrodites; a condition of hermaphroditic animals (and plants) in which the reproductive organs of both sexes are present and functional at the same time.
    http://www.owl-ontologies.com/unnamed.owl#Simultaneous_hermaphrodite
Fairbairn, 2013  

Notes

Data about Bivalvia
percent species currently described
Additional detail 64 Appeltans et al, 2012  
percent synonyms
Additional detail 55 Appeltans et al, 2012  
described (accepted)
Additional detail 9,000 Appeltans et al, 2012  
total unknown species (expert opinion)
Additional detail 5,000 Appeltans et al, 2012  
undescribed species present in museum collections
Additional detail 2,000 Appeltans et al, 2012  
undiscovered morphospecies (not yet collected)
Additional detail 3,000 Appeltans et al, 2012  
percent surveyed species not yet known to science
Additional detail 0.31 Appeltans et al, 2012  

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