FAUNA MALAYSIANA

Animals of the Malaysian Region



Mollusca.

Bivalvia.

VENEROIDEA.

Solenidae, Bamboo Clams.
Taxonomy: Unranked: Invertebrates, Phylum: Mollusca, (Linnaeus, 1758) Cuvier, 1795 - Molluscs , Class: Bivalvia, Linnaeus, 1758, Subclassis: Heterodonta: syn: - Metabranchia, Superorder: Eulamellibranchia, Order: Veneroida, H. Adams & A. Adams, 1856

Solen, Bamboo Clams., 2,


Margined Bamboo Clams. Species: Solen marginatus Pulteney, 1799
Ref: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Solen_marginatus,
File: Imgp4543.jpg, Original Size: 2272 x 1704
Loc.: Pulau Ketam, at a seafood restaurant. Date: 18 Januari 2007
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Order: Veneroida, H. Adams & A. Adams, 1856, Superfamily: Solenoidea, Lamarck, 1809, Family: Solenidae, Lamarck, 1809, syn: = Pharidae, Genus: Solen, Linnaeus, 1758. Species: Solen marginatus, Pulteney, 1799