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Lima lima spiny lima, spiny file shell,spiny fileclam

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lexID:
6445 
AphiaID:
140233 
Scientific:
Lima lima 
German:
Schuppige Feilenmuschel 
English:
Spiny Lima, Spiny File Shell,spiny Fileclam 
Category:
Sea Shells 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Limida (Order) > Limidae (Family) > Lima (Genus) > lima (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1758 
Occurrence:
Adria (the Adriatic Sea), Columbia, Indian Ocean, Jamaica, Kenya, Madagascar, Morocco, Mozambique, North Atlantic Ocean, Red Sea, Tansania, the Caribbean, the Mediterranean Sea, Venezuela 
Size:
1.97" - 3.54" (5cm - 9cm) 
Temperature:
50 °F - 80.6 °F (10°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Detritus, Filter feeder, Plankton 
Tank:
22 gal (~ 100L) 
Difficulty:
Average 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
  • Lima benthonimbifer
  • Lima bullifera
  • Lima caribaea
  • Lima disalvoi
  • Lima fujitai
  • Lima kimthachi
  • Lima marioni
  • Lima messura
  • Lima nakayasui
 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2013-11-25 19:57:48 

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Lima lima (Linnaeus, 1758)

The color of Lima Lima is whitis, the size is up to 9 cm.It lives under stones in shallo waters from 1m down to 8 m. It can swim by snapping the shells shut.

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