Squamosa Clam (Tridacna sqamosa)

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Sqamosa Clam

Tridacna sqamosa

757 Litres (200 US G.)

38.1-50.8cm (15-20 ")


8.1 - 8.4

72 -78 °C (161.6-172.4°F)

8-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods
Other (See article)

50-100 years

Alternative names[edit | edit source]

Fluted Giant Clam, Scaly Giant Clam

Sexing[edit | edit source]


Tank compatibility[edit | edit source]

Position so it can receive enough light

Diet[edit | edit source]

Photosynthetic algae provide food; can also do supplemental feeding.

Feeding regime[edit | edit source]


Environment Specifics[edit | edit source]

Reef tank.

Behaviour[edit | edit source]


Identification[edit | edit source]

Comes in a variety of colors.

Pictures[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]