Monthly Archives: May 2012

Marine Photo of the Week

This week’s photo is the open mouth of a stunning blue Giant Clam (Tridanca maxima). These giant molluscs, related to snails, octopus and mussels, have given up traditional bivalve filter feeding on microorganisms living in the water column, but instead have developed a close relationship with their former prey. Single celled phytoplankton, a major food […]