NZ Mollusca

Chama sp.

Chama sp.
Found washed up on a piece of pumice, Te Araroa, East Cape, 15mm K.Carson Collection
Classification: Bivalvia - Heterodonta - Veneroida - Chamidae - Chama
Family: CHAMIDAE
Size/Grows to: 15mm
Distribution: Te Araroa, East Cape, washed up on pumice [A.]
Some known Localities
  • Te Araroa, East Cape, NZ
References:
  • Spurgeon, A.M., Burch, K.W., Carson, K., Walton, K., Plaisted, J. Nov/2017: Notes on NZ Collected Species, Cookia, 29 (p.15)

Note: Localities are approximate, and represent only some of the known localities for the species.