Excavated False Cockle

Cardita aviculina Lamarck, 1819

This bivalve mollusc has a solid shell the appear with several scaly ribs

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What habitats does Cardita aviculina live in?

Subtidally in crevices amongst rocks and seaweed

What is the distribution of Cardita aviculina?

From WA to QLD around the southern coast including Tasmania

How big does Cardita aviculina grow?

Can grow to around 25mm

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