ark shell

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Related to ark shell: Arcidae, Ark clam
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Noun1.Ark shell - marine bivalve mollusk having a heavy toothed shell with a deep boat-like inner surfaceark shell - marine bivalve mollusk having a heavy toothed shell with a deep boat-like inner surface
bivalve, lamellibranch, pelecypod - marine or freshwater mollusks having a soft body with platelike gills enclosed within two shells hinged together
Arca, genus Arca - type genus of the family Arcidae: ark shells and blood clams
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Population genetic structure of the ark shell Scapharca broughtonii Schrenck from Korea, China, and Russia based on COI gene sequences.
One topping that is half-red and half-white is the meaty surf clam (hokkigai); other clams such as crunchy whelks (tsubugai) and the mild ark shell (akagai) with its distinctive flower petal shape run the gamut of pinks and yellows.
I have also made Calusa fish nets with wooden float pegs for the float line, and ark shell net weights for the bottom part of the net.
It was reported that high expression of BPI may contribute to host immune defense against gram-negative bacterial infections in ark shell Scapharca broughtonii (Mao et al., 2013).
Notable ark shell deposits in the Strait of Messina were recorded in May 2007 at all 12 surveyed stations along 10 km of coastline.
I also had the Tokujo Sushi Platter that had tuna belly, sweet shrimp, eel, yellow tail, salmon, tuna, mackerel, ark shell, wild yellow tail and tuna maki.
Scapharca subcrenata shell and Burnt-end Ark shell belong to Bivalvia Mollusca shellfish, as shown in Fig.
Genome methylation level was negatively related to the shell length, the gross weight and the weight of soft body, whilst positively related to the shell broadness and the shell height in the ark shell, Scapharca broughtonii (Sun et al., 2015).
ABSTRACT The present study investigated whether an acute temperature change affected hemolymph antioxidant enzyme activities and lipid peroxidation in ark shell Scapharca subcrenala transferred from 22[degrees]C to 17[degrees]C, 27[degrees]C, and 32[degrees]C for 72 h and then transferred back quickly to 22[degrees]C for a 6-h recovery period.
ABSTRACT Ark shell Scapharca broughtonii is one of the most commercially important bivalve resources and is widely distributed in northeastern Asia.
A study of Noah's ark shell (Area noae Linnaeus 1758) in Mali Ston Bay, Adriatic Sea.
ABSTRACT Age and growth of the ark shell Scapharca broughtonii in 3 bays in Japan (Mutsu, where ark shells are cultured, and Nanao and Sendai, where they occur naturally) were examined using a shell sectioning and staining method.