Geoduck clam (Panopea abrupta): Anatomy, Histology, Development, Pathology, Parasites and Symbionts

Links

Additional information on geoduck clams can be found at the following web sites:

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada - Fish and Seafood Online. Web site fact sheets on the geoduck clam: http://www.ats-sea.agr.gc.ca/sea-mer/4802-eng.htm

Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Fisheries Management - Pacific Region. Web site that contains information on fisheries management plans for shellfish (invertebrates) including the geoduck clam: http://www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/MPLANS/MPlans.htm

Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Fisheries Management - Pacific Region. Web site that contains an overview of the geoduck clam fishery: http://www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/shellfish/geoduck/default.htm

Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Fisheries Management, Geoduck Fishery - Pacific Region. Web site contains information on an overview of the geoduck clam fishery in British Columbia, Canada: http://www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/fm-gp/commercial/shellfish-mollusques/geoduck-panope/index-eng.html.

Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Pacific, Science and Research, Aquatic Species Research: Invertebrates, Geoducks Web site contains information pertaining to geoduck clams in British Columbia, Canada: http://www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/science/species-especes/shellfish-coquillages/geoduck-panope/index-eng.html

Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Science, Pacific Region Stock Status Report - Geoduck clam. You must have the Adobe Acrobat Reader (PDF) installed on your computer to open this file: http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/csas/Csas/status/2000/C6-05e.pdf

Hand, C.M. and D. Bureau. 2000. Quota options for the geoduck clam (Panopea abrupta) fishery in British Columbia for 2001 and 2002. In a publication of Canadian Science Advisory Secretariat: DFO Canadian Stock Assessment Secretariat Research Document 2000/163: http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/csas/Csas/publications/ResDocs-DocRech/2000/2000_163_e.htm

Underwater Harvesters Association. Geoduck from Canada web site see: http://www.geoduck.org/

Citation Information

Bower, S.M. and Blackbourn, J. (2003): Geoduck clam (Panopea abrupta): Anatomy, Histology, Development, Pathology, Parasites and Symbionts: Links.

Date last revised: March 2010
Susan Bower

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