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Spoon Clam

Yoldia limatula (Say 1831)


Yoldia limatula (Spoon clam) is a species of Bivalvia in the family Yoldiidae. It is found in marine habitat. It is a deposit feeder.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
  • Definition: An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Spoon clam