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Venus

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Venus Linnaeus p. 684
1904Venus Glenn p. 304
1943Venus Gardner pp. 127, 129
1973Venus Marasti p. 109
1980Venus Vokes p. 168
1984Venus Gazdzicki and Pugaczewska p. 104
1984Venus Pugaczewska p. 55
1988Venus Freneix et al. p. 432
1999Venus Wienrich p. 252
2002Venus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyVeneroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyVenerinaeRafinesque 1815
genusVenus

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
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