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Chama macerophylla (leafy jewelbox)

Synonyms: Chama citrea; Chama imbricata; Chama lazarus; Chama macerophylla var. purpurascens; Chama macerophylla var. sulphurea

Wikipedia Abstract

Chama macerophylla, or the leafy jewel box clam, is a species of bivalve mollusc in the family Chamidae. It can be found along the Atlantic coast of North America, ranging from North Carolina to the West Indies.
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Predators

Aetobatus narinari (White-spotted eagle ray)[1]
Anarhichas lupus (Wolffish)[1]
Anisotremus surinamensis (Thicklip grunt)[1]
Anisotremus virginicus (Porkfish)[1]
Balistes capriscus (Grey triggerfish)[1]
Bodianus rufus (Spanish hogfish)[1]
Calamus bajonado (Jolthead porgy)[1]
Calamus calamus (Sugereye porgy)[1]
Calamus pennatula (Sheepshead porgy)[1]
Canthigaster rostrata (Sharpnose pufferfish)[1]
Carpilius corallinus (batwing coral crab)[1]
Coryphopterus glaucofraenum (Bridled Goby)[1]
Diodon holocanthus (Ajargo)[1]
Diodon hystrix (Ajargo)[1]
Gadus morhua (rock cod)[1]
Garthiope barbadensis (prickly mud crab)[1]
Gerres cinereus (Yellowfin mojarra)[1]
Ginglymostoma cirratum (Sand shark)[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 garnoti (Yellowhead wrasse)[1]
Halichoeres maculipinna (Slippery okra)[1]
Halichoeres poeyi (Black-ear wrasse)[1]
Halichoeres radiatus (Puddingwife wrasse)[1]
Holacanthus ciliaris (Yellow angelfish)[1]
Lachnolaimus maximus (Hogftsh)[1]
Melanogrammus aeglefinus (Smokie)[1]
Merlangius merlangus (Whiting)[1]
Micropanope nuttingi (beaded mud crab)[1]
Mitra barbadensis (Barbados miter)[1]
Mitra nodulosa (beaded miter)[1]
Monacanthus ciliatus (Leather-fish)[1]
Monoplex pilearis (hairy triton)[1]
Mulloidichthys martinicus (Yellow goatfish)[1]
Octopus briareus (Caribbean reef octopus)[1]
Ocyurus chrysurus (Yellowtail snapper)[1]
Ogcocephalus nasutus (Shortnose batfish)[1]
Paguristes cadenati (red reef hermit)[1]
Paguristes grayi (Gray's hermit crab)[1]
Paguristes tortugae (bandeye hermit)[1]
Pilumnus diomedeae[1]
Pilumnus gemmatus (tuberculate hairy crab)[1]
Pilumnus holosericus (roseate hairy crab)[1]
Pilumnus lacteus (velvet hairy crab)[1]
Pilumnus longleyi (studded hairy crab)[1]
Pilumnus marshi (quadrate hairy crab)[1]
Pilumnus pannosus (beaded hairy crab)[1]
Pilumnus reticulatus[1]
Pilumnus sayi (spineback hairy crab)[1]
Pseudupeneus maculatus (Spotted goat-fish)[1]
Sphoeroides spengleri (Puffer)[1]
Trachinotus falcatus (Yellow-wax pompano)[1]
Trachinotus goodei (Zelwan)[1]

Distribution

North America; Western Atlantic Ocean;

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Citations

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.
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