Morphological variations of the shell of the bivalve Lucina pectinata ( Gmelin , 1791 )

@inproceedings{MODESTIN2017MorphologicalVO,
  title={Morphological variations of the shell of the bivalve Lucina pectinata ( Gmelin , 1791 )},
  author={Emma MODESTIN},
  year={2017}
}
  • Emma MODESTIN
  • Published 2017
In Martinique, the species Lucina pectinata (Gmelin, 1791) is called "mud clam, white clam or mangrove clam" by bivalve fishermen depending on the harvesting environment. Indeed, the individuals collected have differences as regards the shape and colour of the shell. The hypothesis is that the shape of the shell of L. pectinata (P. pectinatus) shows… CONTINUE READING