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ARCIDAE (Ark Clams)

A large Family of approx. 200 species living in warm waters at depths of between 1-200 metres. This family was a popular food source for the Australian Aborigines most species being found on sand or mud flats at low tide..

 

Trisidos yongei (Twisted Ark)

105mm, F+++, $12 BIG BEAUTY!!!

 

Trisidos yongei (Twisted Ark) - 75mm, F++, Queensland. $4

Arca subnavicularis (Turkeys Wing) - 86mm, F++, Queensland. $6

BIG!!!

Arca pacifica - 70mm, F++, Panama. $6
Arca zebra - 49mm, F++, Panama. $6
Cucullaea vaga - 95mm, F++, Queensland. $12
Anadara trapezia - 71mm, F+++, Queensland. $3
Anadara maculosa - 65mm, F+++, Queensland. $3
Ustularca cruciata renuta - 47.5mm, F+++, Queensland. $5
Anadara granosa - 46mm, F+++, Thailand. $4
Barbatia reaveana - 26mm, Gem, Panama. $4

 

 

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