Crassula aequilatera

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Crassula aequilatera
Spisula aequilatera (triangle shell).JPG
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Subclass: Heterodonta
Order: Venerida
Superfamily: Mactroidea
Family: Mactridae
Genus: Crassula
C. aequilatera
Binomial name
Crassula aequilatera
(Reeve, 1854)

Mactra aequilateralis Deshayes, 1854

Crassula aequilatera, known as the triangle shell, is a surf clam, a moderately large marine bivalve mollusc in the family Mactridae.

Inside view of Crassula aequilatera


  • Powell A. W. B., William Collins Publishers Ltd, Auckland 1979 ISBN 0-00-216906-1