surf clam


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surf clam

n.
Any of various usually large edible clams of the family Mactridae, commonly living in the surf of coastal waters.

surf′ clam`


n.
any of several large clams of the family Mactridae, inhabiting the zone of breaking surf.
[1880–90, Amer.]
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Stock assessment and life history of a newly discovered Alaska surf clam resource in the southeastern Bering Sea.
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.
These species were Eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica), Atlantic rangia (Rangia cuneata), ponderous ark (Noetia ponderosa), blood ark (Anadara ovalis), incongruous ark (Anadara brasiliand), unequal spoonclam (Periploma margaritaceum), channeled cuck clam (Raeta plicatella), moon snail (Neverita duplicata), Florida fighting conch (Strombus alatus), and dwarf surf clam (Mulinia lateralis).
Species profiles: life histories and environmental requirements of coastal fishes and invertebrates (mid-Atlantic) surf clam. U.S.
Other shellfish that can be found there are undulate surf clam, ridged venus clam, tongue shell and cockle.
We also tried the Sashimi Salad, which is had a lot of greens and seaweed, accompanied by salmon, tuna, and surf clam in a light ginger soy dressing.
Tom, who works for Sodexo Prestige, used all the metal saucepans in the 90 minutes it took to conjure up a three-course feast which included a hake and pickled surf clam starter, pork with apple fondant and parsnip puree main course and chocolate tart dessert.
Catch Share program was implemented in 1990 in the Mid-Atlantic Surf Clam and Ocean Quahog Fishery, but now over a dozen are in effect across the country and several more are under consideration.
According to the nonprofit organization Food and Water Watch, "The surf clam and ocean quahog fishery in the mid-Atlantic became so consolidated that one firm controlled 27 percent of the available quota." There are a number of lawsuits challenging the catch shares program.
Ichiban, Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff, 029 2066 8833 ICHIBAN by Sarah Bunney On the menu Tako Nigiri - octopus sushi pounds 2.20 Chirasi Don - tuna, salmon, caviar, prawn, surf clam, cucumber, wasabi pounds 9.90 Unagi Chahan - fried rice with grilled eels, green peppers, carrot and lettuce pounds 8.80 Spider Maki - deep fried soft-shell crab roll with avocado, cucumber and caviar pounds 5.10 Tempura ice cream - ice cream scoops in a light batter pounds 3.95 The bill Mixed nagiri sushi pounds 9 Shichimi tofu steak pounds 5.50 Yaki Tori pounds 5.50 Gyu Yaki Soba pounds 7 Tori Chahan pounds 3.80 Sesame and green tea ice cream pounds 3.50 Pint of Japanese beer pounds 3.20 Diet Coke pounds 1.90 Total: pounds 39.40
As the final design of the web portal was being developed, Bill and his students were starting to study the cytoskeletal events underlying the eccentric meiosis in the egg of the surf clam Spisula solidissima.