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Price range: 10.5 - 12.5 EUR / 1 kg | Market: MIN Rungis | Date: 2022-05-20

Warty Venus

The warty venus is a medium-sized clam, rounded and domed with bumpy, rough ridges. It lives on sand or gravel seabeds from the intertidal down to 100 meters deep. The color of the shell varies from golden brown to greenish. In between these colors are dark brown lines which appear at irregular intervals. Successive lines are closer together in the young. The Warty venus lives up to its common name, due to warts on its shell which look like small bumps. The ridges on its shell also help with camouflage, making it less visible when viewed against sand or rocks. It is found around the British Isles, in the North Sea, and the coasts of Scandinavia. It is a bivalve mollusk, which means that it has two shells made of calcium carbonate. It buries itself in sand or gravel by day and swims above the seabed at night to feed on plankton. The Warty venus can grow up to 300mm in length, and live for 5 to 10 years. It is a protected species under the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981, however, it can still be eaten as long as it is found dead. In addition, the warty venus is distributed throughout Europe from Norway to Portugal. There are also populations of this mollusk in the eastern Atlantic, the North Sea, and the Baltic. Warty venus is a bivalve that has two asymmetrical shells that are held together by a strong muscular tissue. The mollusk lives on sand or gravel seabeds from the intertidal down to 100 meters deep. The color of this shell varies from golden brown to greenish. In between these colors are dark brown lines that appear at irregular intervals. Successive lines are close together in the young warty venus, but they grow apart as it ages. The Warty venus is protected by the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981, however, it can still be eaten as long as it is found dead. In addition, the warty venus is distributed throughout Europe from Norway to Portugal. There are also populations of this mollusk in the eastern Atlantic, North Sea, and Baltic. It lives on sand or gravel seabeds from the intertidal down to 100 meters deep. The color of this shell varies from golden brown to greenish. In between these colors are dark brown lines that appear at irregular intervals. Successive lines are close together in the young warty venus, but they grow apart as it ages.

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