Animalia > Mollusca > Bivalvia > Venerida > Veneroidea > Veneridae > Chione > Chione cancellata

Chione cancellata (cross-barred venus)

Synonyms: Venus cancellata; Venus cingenda; Venus dysera

Wikipedia Abstract

Chione cancellata, is a species of medium-sized saltwater clam, a marine bivalve mollusc in the family Veneridae, the venus clams. This species is now understood to be strictly Caribbean in distribution. The more northern species which resembles this, which is usually called the "cross-barred venus" and which was considered to be C. cancellata for many years is now known to be Chione elevata.
View Wikipedia Record: Chione cancellata


Acantholobulus bermudensis (strongtooth mud crab)[1]
Aetobatus narinari (White-spotted eagle ray)[1]
Anisotremus surinamensis (Thicklip grunt)[1]
Anisotremus virginicus (Porkfish)[2]
Archosargus rhomboidalis (Western Atlantic seabream)[1]
Balistes capriscus (Grey triggerfish)[1]
Calamus bajonado (Jolthead porgy)[1]
Calamus calamus (Sugereye porgy)[1]
Calamus pennatula (Sheepshead porgy)[1]
Calappa ocellata (ocellate box crab)[1]
Canthigaster rostrata (Sharpnose pufferfish)[1]
Coryphopterus glaucofraenum (Bridled Goby)[1]
Cyclozodion angustum (nodose box crab)[1]
Farfantepenaeus duorarum (pink shrimp)[1]
Haemulon album (Yellow grunt)[1]
Haemulon aurolineatum (Seize)[1]
Haemulon chrysargyreum (Yellowstripe grunt)[1]
Haemulon flavolineatum (Yellow grunt)[1]
Haemulon plumierii (White snapper)[1]
Haemulon sciurus (Yellow grunt)[1]
Halichoeres bivittatus (Slippery dick)[1]
Halichoeres poeyi (Black-ear wrasse)[1]
Halichoeres radiatus (Puddingwife wrasse)[1]
Lachnolaimus maximus (Hogftsh)[1]
Lactophrys trigonus (Trunkfish)[1]
Monacanthus ciliatus (Leather-fish)[1]
Mulloidichthys martinicus (Yellow goatfish)[1]
Ocyurus chrysurus (Yellowtail snapper)[1]
Ogcocephalus nasutus (Shortnose batfish)[1]
Paguristes grayi (Gray's hermit crab)[1]
Pagurus bonairensis[1]
Pagurus brevidactylus (Hermit crab)[1]
Panopeus occidentalis (furrowed mud crab)[1]
Panulirus argus (Caribbean spiny lobster)[1]
Pilumnus dasypodus (shortspine hairy crab)[1]
Pilumnus lacteus (velvet hairy crab)[1]
Pilumnus marshi (quadrate hairy crab)[1]
Pilumnus pannosus (beaded hairy crab)[1]
Pseudupeneus maculatus (Spotted goat-fish)[1]
Sinum perspectivum (white baby ear)[1]
Sphoeroides spengleri (Puffer)[1]
Tozeuma carolinense (arrow shrimp)[1]
Trachinotus falcatus (Yellow-wax pompano)[1]


North America; Western Atlantic Ocean;



Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Food Habits of Reef Fishes of the West Indies, John E. Randall, Stud. Trop. Oceanogr. 5, 665–847 (1967)
Images provided by Google Image Search
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access