Tridacna gigas clam

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Tridacna gigas clam
Critter Category: 
Clams/Urchins

The T. gigas clam can grow to be several feet in size.  The one in this picture was acquired at 23" wide by a local fish store for their 1000g display. A big tank is required by anyone wanting to care for this species of clam.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fish may host in a giant clam.
 

This clam is sitting on the lid of a salt bucket, and Banggai Cardinal fish are hosting in it.