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Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815

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

accepted
Family
Callocardiinae Dall, 1895· accepted, alternate representation
Venerinae Rafinesque, 1815· accepted, alternate representation
Genus Amiantis Carpenter, 1864
Genus Anomalocardia Schumacher, 1817
Genus Antigona Schumacher, 1817
Genus Callista Poli, 1791
Genus Chamelea Mörch, 1853
Genus Chione Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811
Genus Circe Schumacher, 1817
Genus Circenita Jousseaume, 1888
Genus Circomphalus Mörch, 1853
Genus Clausinella Gray, 1851
Genus Clementia Gray, 1842
Genus Comus Cox, 1930
Genus Costellipitar Habe, 1951
Genus Dorisca Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938
Genus Dosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Eumarcia Iredale, 1924
Genus Gafrarium Röding, 1798
Genus Globivenus Coen, 1934
Genus Gomphina Mörch, 1853
Genus Gomphinella Marwick, 1927
Genus Gouldia C. B. Adams, 1847
Genus Hyphantosoma Dall, 1902
Genus Hysteroconcha Dall, 1902
Genus Irus F. C. Schmidt, 1818
Genus Kyrina Jousseaume, 1894
Genus Lioconcha Mörch, 1853
Genus Macrocallista Meek, 1876
Genus Marcia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857
Genus Mercenaria Schumacher, 1817
Genus Meretrix Lamarck, 1799
Genus Paphia Röding, 1798
Genus Paratapes Stoliczka, 1870
Genus Pelecyora Dall, 1902
Genus Periglypta Jukes-Browne, 1914
Subfamily Petricolinae d'Orbigny, 1840
  » Genus Choristodon Jonas, 1844
  » Genus Lajonkairia Deshayes, 1855
  » Genus Mysia Lamarck, 1818
  » Genus Petricola Lamarck, 1801
  » Genus Petricolaria Stoliczka, 1870
  » Genus Lajonkairea Jukes-Browne, 1910 accepted as Lajonkairia Deshayes, 1855 (Unjustified emendation for Lajonkairia.)
  » Genus Naranio Gray, 1853 accepted as Petricola Lamarck, 1801 (synonym)
Genus Pitar Römer, 1857
Genus Placamen Iredale, 1925
Genus Polititapes Chiamenti, 1900
Genus Protapes Dall, 1902
Genus Redicirce Iredale, 1936
Genus Ruditapes Chiamenti, 1900
Genus Samarangia Dall, 1902
Genus Sunetta Link, 1807
Genus Tapes Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811
Genus Timoclea T. Brown, 1827
Genus Tivela Link, 1807
Genus Transennella Dall, 1884
Genus Venerupis Lamarck, 1818
Genus Venus Linnaeus, 1758

Subfamily Callocardiinae Dall, 1895 represented as Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Subfamily Venerinae Rafinesque, 1815 represented as Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815

Genus Anaitis Römer, 1857 accepted as Placamen Iredale, 1925 (invalid: junior homonym of Anaitis Duponchel, 1829 [Lepidoptera])
Genus Artemis Conrad, 1831 accepted as Dosinia Scopoli, 1777 (invalid: junior homonym of Artemis Kirby & Spence, 1828 [Lepidoptera])
Genus Chione Gray, 1838 accepted as Callista Poli, 1791 (Invalid: junior homonym of Chione Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 [Bivalvia])
Genus Crista Römer, 1857 accepted as Gafrarium Röding, 1798
Genus Cryptogramma Mörch, 1853 accepted as Anomalocardia Schumacher, 1817
Genus Cytherea Lamarck, 1805 accepted as Meretrix Lamarck, 1799 (Invalid: junior homonym of Cytherea Fabricius, 1794 [Diptera] and Cytherea Röding, 1798)
Genus Cytherea Röding, 1798 accepted as Periglypta Jukes-Browne, 1914 (Invalid: junior homonym of Cytherea Fabricius, 1794 [Diptera])
Genus Dione Gray, 1847 accepted as Hysteroconcha Dall, 1902 (invalid: junior homonym of Dione Hübner, 1819 [Lepidoptera]; Hysteroconcha is a replacement name)
Genus Lepidocardia Dall, 1902 accepted as Callista Poli, 1791
Genus Notirus Finlay, 1928 accepted as Irus (Notirus) Finlay, 1928 represented as Irus F. C. Schmidt, 1818
Genus Pitaria Dall, 1902 accepted as Pitar Römer, 1857 (unjustified emendation of Pitar)
Subfamily Pitarinae Stewart, 1930 accepted as Callocardiinae Dall, 1895 represented as Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2019) African Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=243 on 2020-10-20
Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2020). African Register of Marine Species. Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=243 on 2020-10-20
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description  (of Pitarinae Stewart, 1930) Stewart R.B. 1930. Gabb's California Cretaceous and Tertiary type lamellibranchs. <i>Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, Special Publications</i>, 3: 1-314, pl. 1-17.
page(s): 215, 232 [details]   

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]   

additional source Bieler R., Carter J.G. & Coan E.V. (2010). Classification of Bivalve families. Pp. 113-133, <i>in</i>: Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2010), Nomenclator of Bivalve Families. <i>Malacologia</i> 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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