Tridacna ningaloo officially described as a new species of giant clam

Tridacna ningaloo is the newest species of bivalve we can welcome into the growing family of giant clams. Earlier this year scientific research into the genetic makeup of Australian giant clams revealed that a cryptic species was lurking among the┬áTridacna around Ningaloo in western Australia, and now the species has been officially described. From a … Continue reading Tridacna ningaloo officially described as a new species of giant clam