Species Factsheet

Mercenaria mercenaria

Details

Complete name: Mercenaria mercenaria (Linnaeus 1758)
Taxonomy: Mollusca » Mollusca » Bivalvia » Veneroida » Veneridae » Mercenaria mercenaria

Common Names

American hard-shelled clam - English

Synonyms

Mercenaria mercenaria
Venus mercenaria