10% OFF

NEW Awesome Deal!

Purchase $149 or more in qualifying Marine Life and get FREE shipping + 10% OFF your order.

Use coupon code: newdeal

Hurry, ends in ...

New orders only. May not be combined with other coupons or store credit.
My Account
See Reviews at is an Upfront Merchant on TheFind. Click for info.
ORA Squamosa Clam
Tridacna squamosa
54 Reef Rewards Points
will be rewarded to you when you buy this item.
Price Elsewhere: $69.99
Saltwaterfish: $53.99
Savings: $16.00
On All Marine Life
Orders Over $199.99
And $99.99 In Florida
Tank Stats
Size: 2 inches
Care Level: Moderate
Temperament: Peaceful
Reef Safe: Yes
Origin: Aquacultured by ORA
Acclimation Time: Temperature Acclimate
Coral Safe:
Invertebrate Safe:
Minimum Tank Size:

Tridacna squamosa color is usually brown with colored spots or wavy lines. Blue and green spotted are also seen. The shell is heavy and fairly symmetrical. Maximum size is approximately 12".The Squamosa Clam relies heavily on the photosynthesis of the algae growing in its mantle.The shell is symmetrical, and the matching growth pattern in its shell allows it to close together very tightly when it needs to.They prefer a sand bottom instead of rocky surfaces, and do not need as much light as T. maxima or T. crocea in the aquarium. It is an excellent "beginner" clam species.Another characteristic are the large scutes or plates on the shell. They are native to the Indo-Pacific coral reefs, and are found in deeper water of 50-65 feet.

Brain Coral - Moon LAR...
Alien Eye Chalice - Fr...
Galaxea Coral - Frag -...
Leather - Toadstool Mu...
SWF In the Mix Reef Pa...
ORA Red Planet Table
Assorted Cleaner Snail...
ORA Leather - Long Pol...