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Paphia (Paphia) amabilis

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Taxonomy
Venus amabilis was named by Philippi (1847) [DISTRIBUTION: Pliocene-Recent; Indo-Pacific.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Paphia amabilis by Hashimoto (1982); it was recombined as Paphia (Paphia) amabilis by Rosenberg et al. (2006).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Venus amabilis Philippi
1982Paphia amabilis Hashimoto figs. Table 14
2006Paphia (Paphia) amabilis Rosenberg et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyVeneroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyVenerinaeRafinesque 1815
tribeTapetini(Gray 1851)
genusPaphiaRöding 1798
subgenusPaphiaRöding 1798
speciesamabilis(Philippi 1847)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available