The Great Barrier Reef Library

A comprehensive guide to The Great Barrier Reef

Cardiida – Clams

Cardiida

By on July 10, 2018

Cardiida

Cardiida is an order of marine Bivalve Molluscs. This order includes on of “The Great Eight” of The Great Barrier Reef, The Giant Clam (Tridacna gigas). For more information on Bivalves, click here, or, select a Family below.

Family – A lower level of taxonomic classification, grouping together species that show many similarities

Cardiidae Cardiidae

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