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Veneridae (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1815Veneridae Rafinesque
1838Cythereinae Gray
1900Cooperellidae Dall
1904Veneridae Glenn p. 304
1928Paphiinae Finlay
1931Veneridae Olsson p. 56
1936Chionidae Frizzell
1937Veneridae Popenoe p. 391
1957Veneridae Rivera p. 195
1980Veneridae Vokes p. 166
1980Cooperellidae Vokes p. 179
1983Veneridae Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 98
1987Veneridae Ward and Blackwelder p. 130
1990Veneridae Beu et al. p. 400
1991Veneridae Gordillo p. 129
1992Veneridae Ward p. 100
2000Veneridae Coan et al. p. 259
2001Veneridae Todd
2005Veneridae Gardner p. 360
2006Veneridae Bieler and Mikkelsen
2009Cooperellidae Nevesskaja
2009Veneridae Nevesskaja
2011Veneridae Carter et al. p. 16
2012Veneridae Coan and Valentich-Scott p. 749

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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
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815

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