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Definition of surf clam

surf clam
Sea clam Sea" clam` (Zo["o]l.) Any one of the large bivalve mollusks found on the open seacoast, especially those of the family Mactrid[ae], as the common American species. (Mactra, or Spisula, solidissima); -- called also beach clam, and surf clam.
Surf clam
Surf Surf, n. [Formerly spelled suffe, and probably the same word as E. sough.] The swell of the sea which breaks upon the shore, esp. upon a sloping beach. Surf bird (Zo["o]l.), a ploverlike bird of the genus Aphriza, allied to the turnstone. Surf clam (Zo["o]l.), a large clam living on the open coast, especially Mactra, or Spisula, solidissima. See Mactra. Surf duck (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of sea ducks of the genus Oidemia, especially O. percpicillata; -- called also surf scoter. See the Note under Scoter. Surf fish (Zo["o]l.), any one of numerous species of California embiotocoid fishes. See Embiotocoid. Surf smelt. (Zo["o]l.) See Smelt. Surf whiting. (Zo["o]l.) See under Whiting.

Meaning of surf clam from wikipedia

- Atlantic surf clam (Spisula solidissima), also called the bar clam, hen clam, skimmer or simply sea clam, is a very large, edible, sal****er clam or marine...
- Surf clam may refer to: Spisula sachalinensis, also known as Sakhalin surf clam, commonly used for sushi (hokkigai) Spisula solida, native to the British...
- commercially exploited on the Atlantic Coast of the United States is the surf clam, Spisula solidissima. Scallops are also used for food nationwide, but...
- Sakhalin surf clam, is a species of edible sal****er clam in the family Mactridae, the surf clams or trough clams. It is commonly referred to as surf clam or...
- organisation in the Netherlands Surfing (disambiguation) Serfdom Surf and turf Surf City (disambiguation) Surf clam (disambiguation) This disambiguation...
- as Mesodesma donacium and in English is called either the pink clam, or the surf clam. The dish also includes Parmesan cheese. This classic of Chilean...
- Commercial clamming for quahog clams, and the larger surf clams (soup clams) is primarily done offs****, via mechanical dredging. To harvest cultivated clam beds...
- living in the surf zone are crabs, clams, and snails. Surf clams and mole crabs are two species that stand out as inhabitants of the surf zone. Both of...
- ventricosa Pismo clam Smooth clam Tuatua Venerupis philippinarum Many species in the family Mactridae, including: Atlantic surf clam Mactra stultorum...
- (“gooey-duck”; /ˈɡuːiˌdʌk/; Panopea generosa) is a species of very large sal****er clam in the family Hiatellidae. The common name is derived from the Lushootseed...