Striate Bittersweet Clam

Glycymeris striatularis (Lamarck, 1819)

This solid shell species has wide flat ribs whilst the pattern varies it is normally wavy dark brown bands or streaks.

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What habitats does Glycymeris striatularis live in?

Subtidally in the sand

What is the distribution of Glycymeris striatularis?

Southen Australia from WA to QLD including Tasmania

How big does Glycymeris striatularis grow?

Can grow up to around 45mm

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