Endangered Clams of Africa
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Common Name Range ***
Aspatharia spp. (2) Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda
Mutela alata Malawi
Pisidium artifex Kenya
Tridacna rosewateri Mauritius
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**What clams are listed here?:

The Africa section of this site lists the folllowing clams appearing on select endangered species lists:
  • Clams that dwell in or migrate to any nation or region found on the African continent.
  • Clams dwelling in or that travel to the Mediterranean Sea and any islands located in the Mediterranean Sea.
  • Clams dwelling in or that migrate to Madagascar and nearby islands (to the southwest of India or east of Madagascar).
  • Clams dwelling in or that migrate to North Atlantic islands off the western coast of Africa.

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total count of species found on this site as an official count of endangered species of the world is not recommended. For more information on what creatures are listed on this site, please visit our About EEC page.

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