Physical Description

Type Information

Paratype for Tridacna tevoroa Lucas et al., 1990
Catalog Number: USNM 859439
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): Ledua & Tavisa
Year Collected: 1989
Locality: Lau Group, Vatoa Island, Reef On S Side Island, Fiji, South Pacific Ocean
Microhabitat: Reef, low hard corals
Depth (m): 24 to 24
  • Paratype: ACIAR Working Paper. (33).
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Ecology

Habitat

Habitat and Ecology

Systems
  • Marine
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Conservation

Conservation Status

IUCN Red List Assessment


Red List Category
VU
Vulnerable

Red List Criteria
B1+2c

Version
2.3

Year Assessed
1996
  • Needs updating

Assessor/s
Wells, S.

Reviewer/s

Contributor/s

History
  • 1994
    Insufficiently Known
    (Groombridge 1994)
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Wikipedia

Tevoro clam

The tevoro clam (Tridacna tevoroa) is a species of bivalve in the Tridacnidae family. It is found in Fiji and Tonga.

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