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[request]. Taxonomic citation. MolluscaBase (). Anadara granosa (Linnaeus, ). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species. Descriptions and articles about the Blood Cockle, scientifically known as Anadara granosa as classified by Paleobiology Database in the Encyclopedia of Life. The blood cockle Anadara granosa is a bivalve mollusc in the family Arcidae and subfamily Anadarinae and locally known as “kerang” in.

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Grajosa Hossen et al. However, it revealed that the cockles in this research area have been contaminated through Cd and Pb caused by agriculture runoff and industrial and other anthropogenic activities which can be the cause of serious human health problems for long term consumption. Umbones strongly protruding, cardinal area rather large. Chiton magnificus Acanthopleura echinata Acanthopleura granulata. Subscribe to Table of Contents Alerts. Linnaeus[1].

Cornu aspersum Helix lucorum Helix pomatia. It has a high economic value as food, and it is kept in aquaculture.

Outside of shell white under the yellowish brown periostracum. North to Japan and south to northern and eastern Australia. Common Kellet’s Knobbed Lightning Channeled.

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The Scientific World Journal. Seaweeds, corals, bivalves and gastropods. This may be the cause of neurological deficits such as mental retardation in children and kidney disease such as interstitial nephritis to adults and also contribute to hypertension and cardiovascular disease [ 22 ] to the consumers after long term consumption.

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Ribs stout and distinctly rugose, bearing regular,often rectangular nodules. FAO’s Yearbook of Fishery Statistics reports a range of yearly aquaculture production from around mt in to mt in China, Korea Rep. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations for a world without hunger. Unlike other varieties of clams that are safe to eat, the blood clam lives geanosa low-oxygen environments, and thus ingests more viruses and bacteria, including hepatitis Ahepatitis E anadaar, typhoidand dysenteryto get the nutrients it needs.

The results indicate that the levels of Cd and Pb in A. View at Google Scholar A.

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Commercial cockle farming in southern Thailand. Cockles are usually cultivated on mud in the intertidal zone with a water salinity of around ppt. The greatest development of this industry is in Perak, where about 1, ha of the foreshore are under cockle culture.

Therefore, the objective of this study has been to determine the concentrations of two toxic metals Cd and Pb in blood cockles sampled from four different sites near Sabang River of Asajaya. View at Google Scholar N. Biological characters and technique of oyster Anadara granosa culture at Tra Vinh coastal water.

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In particular, in highly polluted and industrial areas, point and nonpoint sources of anthropogenic chemicals and metals have polluted rivers with highly complex mixtures of chemicals and other anthropogenic perturbations to degree where life in rivers is severely impacted [ 17 ]. All values exceeded safety limits set by Malaysian Food Regulation On the other hand, the highest value of Pb may result from burning anadaara fossil fuels from boats used for fishing and also leisure activities [ 621 ].


The inner side of the cap was then cleaned with distilled water and the washed liquid was added to the original sample mixture in the vessel and then it was subjected to filtration using number 44 Whatman filter paper. View at Google Scholar D.

Sabang is a main river flowing into mentioned area where some fishing villages are situated. It lives mainly in the intertidal zone at one to two metres water depth, burrowed anaddara into sand or mud.

In addition, Thailand has been imported from Malaysia some thousands of metric Tons of cockles of commercial size and seed. Sabang is a main river flowing into mentioned area where some fishing villages are situated and connected with Anadaraa River and South China Sea. Previous study from the northwest coast of Peninsular Malaysia, in the state of Penang, showed that the levels of heavy metals analyzed for cockles A.

Rojas de Astudillo, I. Retrieved from ” https: Notes on the biology of the cockle, Anadara granosa L. Some aspects of cockle Andara granosa L. Human habitation and traditional uses of the mangrove ecosystem in peninsular Malaysia.

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