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Tridacna maxima Took advice from this link for the ID:<br />
<a href="https://meilin5giantclam.wordpress.com/2016/10/20/is-this-i-think-it-is-no-wait-what/" rel="nofollow">https://meilin5giantclam.wordpress.com/2016/10/20/is-this-i-think-it-is-no-wait-what/</a><br />
The eyes so close in a line indicate T. maxima. Fall,Geotagged,Malaysia,Maxima clam,Tridacna maxima Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

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  1. Yay another one :) Posted 7 months ago
  2. So pretty! Posted 7 months ago
  3. Great photo Posted 7 months ago

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The maxima clam , also known as the small giant clam, is a species of bivalve mollusc found throughout the Indo-Pacific region. They are much sought after in the aquarium trade, as their often striking coloration mimics that of the true giant clam; however, the ''maximas'' maintain a manageable size, with the shells of large specimens typically not exceeding 20 centimetres in length.

Similar species: Cardiida
Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded Jan 22, 2020. Captured Sep 29, 2015 09:59 in Malaysia.
  • XZ-1
  • f/4.0
  • 1/60s
  • ISO100
  • 6mm