Image of <i>Ameritella modesta</i> (Carpenter 1864)
Creatures » » Animals » » Molluscs » Mussels » » Tellin Clam »

Ameritella modesta (Carpenter 1864)

Southern California Coastal Water Research. Southern California Coastal Water Research. Year: 2011.   cc-by-nc

Ameritella modesta is a species of mussels in the family tellin clam. Dead Ameritella modesta form shallow marine sediments. Individuals can grow to 14 mm. They have sexual reproduction.

show all records
show all records
  • URI:
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
show all records

EOL has data for 23 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Ameritella modesta (Carpenter 1864). View this species on GBIF