Giant Clams: The Ocean’s Magnum Opus.

The giant clam, Tridacna gigas, is the largest living bivalve mollusk.

T. gigas is one of the most endangered clam species.

Antonio Pigafetta documented these in his journal as early as 1521.

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Now, enjoy these stunning pictures of this amazing creature…


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