The offspring of Tridacna mbalavuana are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Tridacna mbalavuana, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Tridacna mbalavuana, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Common Name: Devil/Tevoro Clam
Range: Fiji, Tonga
Natural Environment: Inhabits shallow coral reef environments, especially sandy areas and those containing coral rubble
Considered the second most rare clam and has a shell similar to T. derasa, yet thinner with sharper edges. Usually a brownish-gray with its mantle having some pale spots.