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lexID: 11244 AphiaID: 207896 Scientific: Pinna bicolor German: Zweifarbige Steckmuschel English: Bicolor Pen Shell, Common Razor Clam Category: Sea Shells Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Ostreida (Order) > Pinnidae (Family) > Pinna (Genus) > bicolor (Species) Initial determination: Gmelin, 1791 Occurrence: , Kuwait , Hong Kong the Persian Gulf , Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China, Fiji, Hawaii, India, Indian Ocean, Indonesia, Irak, Japan, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mozambique, Myanmar, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Quatar, Queensland, Raja Amat, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South-Africa, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Taiwan, Tansania, Thailand, the Andaman Sea, Timor, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Western Indian Ocean Sea depth: 0 - 50 Meter Size: 15.75" - 19.69" (40cm - 50cm) Temperature: - 68 °F (°C - 20°C) Food: Filter feeder, Plankton Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2017-11-26 17:26:37
Last edit: 2017-11-27 18:27:48
Pinna bicolor is occasionally collected for food by coastal populations.
The shell occurs in various soft bottoms (silty mud, sand, sandy gravel), among rocks, in eel-grass flats or in sandy patches or coral reefs.
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