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Tellinidae 1 species (2 shells in total)

Phylum      : Mollusca
 Class       : Bivalvia 
  Subclass    : Heterodonta 
   Infraclass  : Euheterodonta 
    Superorder  : Imparidentia 
     Order       : Cardiida 
      Superfamily : Tellinoidea 
       Family      : Tellinidae 

Common name : beautiful tellin

Aspect : oval or elongated shell, rather fragile, more or less unequal, often arched laterally behind; two long separate siphons

Feeding : filtration of microorganisms in suspension

Environment : sandy bottom, mainly in warm seas

scutarcopagia pulcherrima (G. B. Sowerby I, 1825) (Subfamily Tellininae)

scutarcopagia pulcherrima
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