Quahogs

Some articles on quahogs, quahog:

Michael A. Rice - Selected Publications
... intensive fishing effort on the population structure of quahogs, Mercenaria mercenaria (Linnaeus 1758) in Narragansett Bay ... The uptake of dissolved free amino acids by northern quahogs, Mercenaria mercenaria and its relative importance to organic nitrogen deposition in Narragansett Bay ... Gonadal cycle of northern quahogs, Mercenaria mercenaria (Linne, 1758), from fished and non-fished subpopulations in Narragansett Bay ...
Hard Clam - Alternative Names
... It is also known as the Northern quahog, round clam, or chowder clam ... Above that are the cherrystones, and the largest are called quahogs or chowder clams ... Of all these names, the most distinctive is quahog ( /ˈkwɔːhɒɡ/ KWAW-hog, /ˈkoʊhɒɡ/ KOH-hog, or /kwəˈhɒɡ/ kwə-HOG) ...