Clam Dissection Lab Companion
You will be required to locate the following items on a real clam for your Phylum Mollusca Dissection Quiz:
posterior adductor muscle
anterior adductor muscle
You will be required to answer these types of questions about the clam:
Identify and describe the circulatory system of the clam.
Describe the function of the clam's foot.
Explain how a clam obtains oxygen from the water.
Describe the function of the clam's mantle.
You will also be required to know the phylogeny of the clam, as listed below in the table:
You will be required to know the items on the following diagrams of a clam: