Japanese Littleneck Clam - Venerupis philippinarum | SocalFauna.net

Brookhurst Marsh, Huntington Beach
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Japanese Littleneck Clam (Venerupis philippinarum)

Mollusca > Bivalvia > Veneridae

Similar to the Pacific Littleneck Clam, but note the lack of fine teeth on the ventral margin and the stained purple underside.

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