[request]. Taxonomic citation. MolluscaBase (). Anadara granosa (Linnaeus, ). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species. Descriptions and articles about the Blood Cockle, scientifically known as Anadara granosa as classified by Paleobiology Database in the Encyclopedia of Life. The blood cockle Anadara granosa is a bivalve mollusc in the family Arcidae and subfamily Anadarinae and locally known as “kerang” in.

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The biology and culture of marine bivalve molluscs of the genus Anadara. Ribs stout and distinctly rugose, bearing regular,often rectangular nodules.

This could serve as an important environmental sink of heavy metals [ 4 ] and provide an indication of river pollution. It showed that cockles from the mentioned area have been contaminated through Cd and Pb caused by agriculture runoff and industrial and other anthropogenic activities.

Inner side white, often tinged light gdanosa towards the umbonal cavity. Kkomak- muchim seasoned blood cockles. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations for a world without hunger. Chang Yen, and I.

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Common Banded Littorina sitkana. About 18 radial ribs 15 to 20 with wide interstices at each valve. Print PDF Search species.


This page was last edited on 14 Augustat People are becoming more aware of the complexity of the nature and the delicate balance that exist within the global ecosystem [ 15 ]. It lives mainly in the intertidal zone at one to two metres water depth, burrowed down into sand or mud.

Method and Materials 2. Retrieved from ” https: FAO’s Yearbook of Fishery Statistics reports a range of yearly aquaculture production from around mt in to mt in China, Korea Rep. View at Google Scholar D.

The bivalves in this family are renowned for a source of cheap protein in tropical areas, especially in the Indo-Pacific region [ 2 ]. The results also indicate that the level of Pb in the present investigation was within the value from the grajosa coast of Peninsular Malaysia. The greatest development of this industry is in Perak, where about 1, ha of the foreshore are under cockle culture. Scientific Name with Original Description.

The completely digested sample was then allowed to cool until the fumes dissipated. Commercial cockle farming in southern Thailand. Unlike other varieties of clams that are safe to eat, the blood clam lives in low-oxygen environments, and thus ingests more viruses and bacteria, including hepatitis Ahepatitis E gtanosa, typhoidand dysenteryto get the nutrients it needs.


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Thus, consumer should have consciousness about such type of seafood from mentioned sites and need further investigation. Some aspects of cockle Andara granosa L. Heavy metals such as Cd and Pb are toxic even at relatively low concentration and not essential for metabolic activities [ 910 ].

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Asajaya is a small Sarawakian town located in the Samarahan Division and adjacent to industrial areas which were reclaimed from mangrove. In granosx projects Wikimedia Commons. Chiton magnificus Acanthopleura echinata Acanthopleura granulata.