NARMS taxon details

Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815

243  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:243)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Callocardiinae Dall, 1895
  » Genus Agriopoma Dall, 1902
  » Genus Callista Poli, 1791
  » Genus Callocardia A. Adams, 1864
  » Genus Costellipitar Habe, 1951
  » Genus Pitar Römer, 1857
  » Genus Caryatis Römer, 1862 accepted as Pitar Römer, 1857 (junior homonym of Caryatis Hübner, 1819 [Lepidoptera])
Subfamily Clementiinae Frizzell, 1936
  » Genus Clementia Gray, 1842
Subfamily Dosiniinae Deshayes, 1853
  » Genus Cyclinella Dall, 1902
  » Genus Dosinia Scopoli, 1777
Subfamily Gemminae Dall, 1895
  » Genus Gemma Deshayes, 1853
Subfamily Gouldiinae Stewart, 1930
Subfamily Meretricinae Gray, 1847
  » Genus Meretrix Lamarck, 1799
  » Genus Cytherea Lamarck, 1805 accepted as Meretrix Lamarck, 1799 (Invalid: junior homonym of Cytherea Fabricius, 1794 [Diptera] and Cytherea Röding, 1798)
Subfamily Petricolinae d'Orbigny, 1840
  » Genus Lajonkairia Deshayes, 1855
  » Genus Mysia Lamarck, 1818
  » Genus Petricola Lamarck, 1801
  » Genus Petricolaria Stoliczka, 1870
  » Genus Gastranella Verrill, 1872 accepted as Petricolaria Stoliczka, 1870
  » Genus Lajonkairea Jukes-Browne, 1910 accepted as Lajonkairia Deshayes, 1855 (Unjustified emendation for Lajonkairia.)
  » Genus Lucinopsis Forbes & Hanley, 1848 accepted as Mysia Lamarck, 1818 (synonym)
  » Genus Rupellaria Fleuriau de Bellevue, 1802 accepted as Petricola Lamarck, 1801
Subfamily Sunettinae Stoliczka, 1870
  » Genus Sunetta Link, 1807
  » Genus Cuneus Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 accepted as Sunetta Link, 1807 (invalid: junior homonym of Cuneus da Costa, 1778 [Donacidae])
Subfamily Tapetinae Gray, 1851
Subfamily Turtoniinae Clark, 1855
  » Genus Turtonia Alder, 1848
Subfamily Venerinae Rafinesque, 1815

Genus Arctoe Risso, 1826 accepted as Dosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Arthemis Poli, 1791 accepted as Dosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Chione Gray, 1838 accepted as Callista Poli, 1791 (Invalid: junior homonym of Chione Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 [Bivalvia])
Genus Cytherea Röding, 1798 accepted as Periglypta Jukes-Browne, 1914 (Invalid: junior homonym of Cytherea Fabricius, 1794 [Diptera])
Genus Exoleta T. Brown, 1827 accepted as Dosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Ortygia T. Brown, 1827 accepted as Chamelea Mörch, 1853 (invalid: junior homonym of Ortygia Boie, 1826 [Aves])
Genus Pectunculus da Costa, 1778 accepted as Dosinia (Pectunculus) da Costa, 1778 represented as Dosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Pitaria Dall, 1902 accepted as Pitar Römer, 1857 (unjustified emendation of Pitar)
Subfamily Pitarinae Stewart, 1930 accepted as Callocardiinae Dall, 1895
marine, brackish
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2022) European Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marbef.org/data/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=243 on 2022-05-19
Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2022). European Register of Marine Species. Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed at: https://vliz.be/vmdcdata/narms/narms.php?p=taxdetails&id=243 on 2022-05-19
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2011-03-14 19:17:39Z
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basis of record Vaught, K.C.; Tucker Abbott, R.; Boss, K.J. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne. ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Bieler, R.; Carter, J. G.; Coan, E. V. (2010). Classification of Bivalve families. Pp. 113-133, in: Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2010), Nomenclator of Bivalve Families. <em>Malacologia.</em> 52(2): 1-184. [details]   

additional source Jukes-Brown A.D. 1914. A synopsis of the family Veneridae. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London, 11(1): 58-74; 11(2): 75-94, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96204 [details]   

additional source Chen, J.; Li, Q.; Kong, L.; Zheng, X. (2011). Molecular phylogeny of venus clams (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Veneridae) with emphasis on the systematic position of taxa along the coast of mainland China. <em>Zoologica Scripta.</em> 40(3): 260-271. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Glover, E. A.; Taylor, J. D. (2010). Needles and pins: acicular crystalline periostracal calcification in venerid bivalves (Bivalvia: Veneridae). <em>Journal of Molluscan Studies.</em> 76(2): 157-179., available online at https://doi.org/10.1093/mollus/eyp054 [details]   

additional source Kappner, I.; Bieler, R. (2006). Phylogeny of venus clams (Bivalvia: Venerinae) as inferred from nuclear and mitochondrial gene sequences. <em>Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution.</em> 40(2): 317-331., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2006.02.006 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

redescription Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]   
 
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Dutch venusschelpentapijtschelpenartemisschelpen  [details]