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Species profile—Tridacna gigas

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Bivalvia (bivalves) → TridacnidaeTridacna gigas

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Bivalvia (bivalves)
Family
Tridacnidae
Scientific name
Tridacna gigas (Linnaeus, 1758)
WildNet taxon ID
32721
Alternate name(s)
giant clam
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=32721

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
8 March 2022
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