Giant Clam (Tridacna gigas)

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Giant Clam

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Giant Clam

Tridacna gigas

Challenging

sg

1.020 - 1.025

pH

8.1 - 8.4

[[Minimum temperature::72 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::78 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

8-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Omnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods
Other (See article)

8-100 years

Family

Tridacnidae

This animal is available captive bred



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Alternative names

Origin

Indo-Pacific reef slopes.

Sexing

Unknown

Tank compatibility

Position so it can receive enough light

Diet

Photosynthetic algae in tissues provide food. Can also do supplemental feeding.

Feeding regime

Daily.

Environment Specifics

Reef

Behaviour

Unknown

Identification

Mainly blue.

Pictures

Videos

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