• Bivalvia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bivalvia Bivalvia Linnaeus, 1758: Subgroups; See text. Empty shell of the giant clam ... Bivalve fossils are formed when the sediment in which the shells are buried hardens ...
  • Bivalve | Define Bivalve at Dictionary.com

    dictionary.reference.com/browse/bivalve noun 1. Also called lamellibranch. Zoology. any mollusk, as the oyster, clam, scallop, or mussel, of the class Bivalvia, having two shells hinged together, a soft ...
  • Bivalve - definition of bivalve by The Free Dictionary

    www.thefreedictionary.com/bivalve bi·valve (bī′vălv′) n. Any of numerous freshwater and marine mollusks of the class Bivalvia, having a shell consisting of two hinged valves connected by a ...
    • Bivalve | Definition of Bivalve by Merriam-Webster

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    • bivalve | class of mollusks | Britannica.com

      www.britannica.com/animal/bivalve Bivalve (class Bivalvia), any of more than 15,000 species of clams, oysters, mussels, scallops, and other members of the phylum Mollusca characterized by a shell that ...
    • What is a Bivalve Mollusk

      oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/bivalve.html Bivalve mollusks (e.g., clams, oysters, mussels, scallops) have an external covering that is a two-part hinged shell that contains a soft-bodied invertebrate
    • ADW: Bivalvia: INFORMATION

      animaldiversity.org/accounts/Bivalvia Also known as pelecypods, the approximately 15,000 species of this taxon are found in marine and freshwater habitats throughout the world. A bivalve is characterized ...
    • The Bivalvia

      www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/taxa/inverts/mollusca/bivalvia.php The bivalve shell consists of two valves that are hinged dorsally, ... Rostroconchs are thought to share common ancestry with the Bivalvia ...
    • Bivalve, MD - Bivalve, Maryland Map & Directions - MapQuest

      www.mapquest.com/us/md/bivalve-282035443 Bivalve is a small town along the eastern shore of the lower Nanticoke River, near its mouth on the Chesapeake Bay, in Wicomico County, Maryland, United States.
    • Bivalve - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bivalve Shell. Bivalves have two shells or valves connected by a hinge with hinge teeth. They are made of a calcareous mineral, calcite or aragonite. The valves are covered ...