BIOTIC Species Information for Pseudamussium septemradiatum
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Researched byMorvan Barnes Data supplied byMarLIN
Refereed byThis information is not refereed
General Biology
Growth formBivalved
Feeding methodActive suspension feeder
Surface deposit feeder
Mobility/MovementSwimmer
Temporary attachment
Environmental positionEpifaunal
Epibenthic
Typical food typesSuspended organic particles and phytoplankton HabitFree living
BioturbatorNot relevant FlexibilityNone (< 10 degrees)
FragilityIntermediate SizeSmall-medium(3-10cm)
HeightNot researched Growth RateNot Researched
Adult dispersal potentialNot researched DependencyIndependent
SociabilitySolitary
Toxic/Poisonous?No
General Biology Additional Information
Biology References North, 1951, Mohlenberg & Riisgard, 1978, Hayward & Ryland, 1995b, Tebble, 1966, Christensen, 1980,
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