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Tellina

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tellinidae

Species
T. (Arcopagia) gabbi, T. (Cadella), T. (Cyclotellina), T. (Homalina), T. (Laciolina), T. (Macaliopsis), T. (Macomona), T. (Megangulus), T. (Miratellina), T. (Moerella), T. (Olcesia), T. (Oudardia), T. (Peronaea), T. (Phyllodina), T. (Pseudarcopagia) victoriae, T. (Scutarcopagia), T. (Scutocopagia), T. (Sinuosipagia), T. (Tellinella), T. actutangula, T. albinelloides, T. alisoensis, T. aragonia, T. asperrima, T. australis, T. balaustina, T. barrandei, T. benedenii, T. bernayi, T. beyrichi, T. brimonti, T. buboana, T. bullula, T. burmeisteri, T. cainozoica, T. californica, T. capsoides, T. clallamensis, T. collustrata, T. couvaensis, T. cumana, T. cupressensis, T. distans, T. distorta, T. divaricata, T. donacilla, T. donacina, T. dowlingi, T. dunelmensis (syn. Psammobia subpapyracea), T. edwardsi, T. egena, T. emacerata, T. equilateralis, T. eugenia, T. exarata, T. fabula, T. foliacea, T. geulemensis, T. hannibali, T. herndonensis, T. idonea, T. lata, T. leana, T. lilium, T. longicallus, T. luderitzi, T. madagascariensis, T. masinguiensis, T. masoni, T. maylandensis, T. merangiana, T. minima, T. molengraaffi, T. nitida, T. oregonensis, T. packardi, T. palatam, T. panamensis, T. patula, T. perna, T. perrini, T. pilgrimi, T. pinguis, T. planata, T. pondicherriensis, T. porrecta, T. protostriatula, T. pulchella, T. pygmaea, T. radiata (type species), T. ralphi (syn. T. aequilatera), T. rastella, T. redmondii, T. remies, T. remondii, T. robusta, T. ruderata, T. rugosa, T. santana, T. segregata, T. serrata, T. soledadensis, T. songoensis, T. staurella, T. tallicheti, T. tehachapi, T. temperata, T. tenuis, T. transversa, T. truncata, T. vancouverensis, T. venezuelensis, T. verneuili, T. virginiana, T. williamsi, T. wilsoni, T. woodwardi

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Tellina Linnaeus
1857Tellina Deshayes
1904Tellina Glenn p. 297
1909Macoma (Tellina) Toula p. 729
1913Tellina Bohm and Weisfermel p. 68
1922Tellina Packard p. 426
1935Tellina Oostingh p. 197
1937Tellina Russell and Landes p. 157
1939Tellina Mukerjee p. 10
1943Tellina Gardner p. 94
1947Tellina Gardner p. 189
1969Tellina Moore p. 613
1976Tellina Moore p. 50
1980Tellina Vokes p. 144
1982Tellina Woodring p. 656
1987Tellina Ward and Blackwelder p. 130
1988Tellina Freneix et al. p. 429
1992Tellina Lamprell and Whitehead p. 88
1992Tellina Perrilliat p. 13
2000Tellina Coan et al. p. 398
2002Tellina Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Tellina Schneider et al. p. 101

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
RankNameAuthor
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
CardioideiFerussac 1822
superfamilyTellinoidea(Blainville 1814)
familyTellinidaeBlainville 1814
genusTellinaLinnaeus 1758

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