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n.1.(Zool.) A genus of marine bivalve mollusks having thin, delicate, and often handsomely colored shells.
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Habitat: en ambientes de plataforma continental, con comunidades de los generos Tellina, Diopatra y Onuphis.
Although the species representation was far from equal (e.g., 586 Tellina sp.
0.5 [+ or -] 0.8 0.5 [+ or -] 0.8 Nemertia sp.1 -- 0.5 [+ or -] 0.8 Tellina radiata -- 0.5 [+ or -] 0.8 Nemertia sp.2 -- 3 [+ or -] 4.2 Melita sp.
Population dynamics and production of Tellina petitiana (Bivalvia) on a sandy beach of Patagonia, Argentina.
Tenders are invited for Study of the structure and evolution of the populations of chirla and tellina in the areas of the coast between the north shore of the beach of Pinedo and the cape of San Antonio and of the environmental parameters of the mentioned zones.
The best preserved specimens have been ascribed to Aequipecten, Amusium, Chlamys, Mya, Ostrea, and Tellina. In the upper part of AE-1 the bivalves are scarce (Aequipecten, Amusium, Chlamys and Tellina).
Group 1-placed when trained in South Africa, Tellina looks a danger for Andreas Wohler.
ALMEJAS: Lamelibranquios del genero Tellina. ALOE: Existen varios tipos: vera, vulgaris, etc.
Roedd 'na lwythi o gregyn telyn (Tellina tenuis; Thin Tellin) o bob maint a lliw wedi eu golchi a'u gadael ar y traeth gan y llanw.
Diplodonta ravayensis; Lima sowerbyi; Tellina radiata; Anodontia edentula; Amiantis umbonella; Anadara ferruginea; Chama reflexa Reeve 1846; Dosinia alta; Dosinia tumida; Spondylus groschi ; Paphia (Protapes) gallus; Paphia (Protapes) rhamphodes; Paphia (Protapes) cor; Paphia undulata; Acrosterigma impolitum; Acrosterigma maculosum; Vasticardium assimile; Acrosterigma vertebratum; Chlamys (Chlamys) reticulata; Cardium (Orthocardium) porulosum; Vepricardium asiaticum.
Myidae Clinocardiinae, Serripes groenlandicus Tellinidae, Tellina spp.