General Information
NameNuttall cockle
Scientific NameClinocardium nuttallii
DescriptionClinocardium nuttallii, common name Nuttall's cockle, or basket cockle, is a species of large edible saltwater clam, a marine bivalve mollusc in the family Cardiidae, the cockles. This species was used by the indigenous peoples of California as food.
Primary IDFOOD00335
Picture340
Classification
GroupAquatic foods
Sub-GroupMollusks
Taxonomy
Lineage
ITIS ID80873
Wikipedia IDClinocardium nuttallii
Composition
CompoundsPreparation type: Raw

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References
Content Reference— U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. 2008. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 21. Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page.