NZ Mollusca

Scaeochlamys livida (Lamarck, 1819)

Scaeochlamys livida
Attached to boat hull originally from Sydney, Australia, and washed up at Henderson Bay, Far North, NZ, 63mm
Scaeochlamys livida
Attached to boat hull originally from Sydney, Australia, and washed up at Henderson Bay, Far North, NZ
Classification: Mollusca - Bivalvia - Pteriomorphia - Pectinida - Pectinidae: Pedinae - Scaeochlamys
Family: PECTINIDAE: PEDINAE
Size/Grows to: 50-70mm
Distribution: Australia. Occasional records from northern NZ [A.]
Notes: Introduced
Some known Localities
  • Henderson Bay, Far North, NZ
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    Note: Localities are approximate, and represent only some of the known localities for the species.