WoRMS taxon details

Arcidae Lamarck, 1809

208  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208)

accepted
Family
Anadarinae Reinhart, 1935· accepted, alternate representation
Arcinae Lamarck, 1809· accepted, alternate representation
Bathyarcinae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979· accepted, alternate representation
Litharcinae Frizzell, 1946· accepted, alternate representation
Scaphulinae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979· accepted, alternate representation
Genus Acar Gray, 1857
Genus Anadara Gray, 1847
Genus Arca Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Asperarca Sacco, 1898
Genus Barbatia Gray, 1842
Genus Bathyarca Kobelt, 1891
Genus Bentharca Verrill & Bush, 1898
Genus Calloarca Gray, 1857
Genus Deltaodon Barnard, 1962
Genus Destacar Iredale, 1936
Genus Fugleria Reinhart, 1937
Genus Hawaiarca Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938
Genus Larkinia Reinhart, 1935
Genus Litharca Gray, 1842
Genus Lunarca Gray, 1842
Genus Mabellarca Iredale, 1939
Genus Mesocibota Iredale, 1939
Genus Mimarcaria Iredale, 1939
Genus Miratacar Iredale, 1939
Genus Mosambicarca Lutaenko, 1994
Genus Paranadara Francisco, Barros & S. Lima, 2012
Genus Samacar Iredale, 1936
Genus Scaphula Benson, 1834
Genus Senilia Gray, 1842
Genus Tegillarca Iredale, 1939
Genus Trisidos Röding, 1798
Genus Tucetonella Habe, 1961
Genus Xenophorarca M. Huber, 2010

Subfamily Anadarinae Reinhart, 1935 represented as Arcidae Lamarck, 1809
Subfamily Arcinae Lamarck, 1809 represented as Arcidae Lamarck, 1809
Subfamily Bathyarcinae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979 represented as Arcidae Lamarck, 1809
Subfamily Litharcinae Frizzell, 1946 represented as Arcidae Lamarck, 1809
Subfamily Scaphulinae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979 represented as Arcidae Lamarck, 1809

Genus Abarbatia Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938 accepted as Barbatia Gray, 1842
Genus Byssoarca Swainson, 1833 accepted as Arca Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Genus Diluvarca Woodring, 1925 accepted as Anadara Gray, 1847 (synonym)
Genus Epitrisis Iredale, 1939 accepted as Trisidos Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Genus Grandiarca Olsson, 1961 accepted as Larkinia Reinhart, 1935 (synonym)
Genus Opularca Iredale, 1939 accepted as Calloarca Gray, 1857 (synonym)
Genus Parallelepipedum Mörch, 1850 accepted as Trisidos Röding, 1798
Genus Parallepipedum Jousseaume, 1888 accepted as Trisidos Röding, 1798 (unjustified emendation of Parallelepipedum)
Genus Pseudoporterius Kamenev, 2007 accepted as Samacar Iredale, 1936
Genus Scapharca Gray, 1847 accepted as Anadara Gray, 1847 (synonym)
Genus Scapharcopsis F. Nordsieck, 1969 accepted as Anadara Gray, 1847
Genus Tetrarca F. Nordsieck, 1969 accepted as Arca Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Genus Vitracar Iredale, 1939 accepted as Hawaiarca Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938
marine, brackish, fresh
Lamarck J.-B. (M. de) (1809). Philosophie zoologique. <i>Paris 2 vol. pp. 422 pp. 473</i>:
page(s): 318; note: as "Les arcacées" [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Arcidae Lamarck, 1809. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208 on 2020-11-28
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original description Lamarck J.-B. (M. de) (1809). Philosophie zoologique. <i>Paris 2 vol. pp. 422 pp. 473</i>:
page(s): 318; note: as "Les arcacées" [details]   

additional source Oliver, G. & Cosel, R. von. (1993). Taxonomy of tropical West African bivalves: IV. Arcidae. <em>Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle.</em> (section A Zoologie) (4)14(2): 293-381., available online at http://bionames.org/bionames-archive/issn/0181-0626/14/293.pdf [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 Oliver, P. G. & Holmes, A. M. (2006). The Arcoidea (Mollusca: Bivalvia): a review of the current phenetic-based systematics. <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 148(3): 237-251., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2006.00256.x [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Valentich-Scott P., Coan E.V. & Zelaya D. (2020). <i>Bivalve seashells of western North America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Punta Aguja, Peru to Isla Chiloé, Chile</i>. vii + 593 pp. Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History.
page(s): 119 [details]   

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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LanguageName 
English ark-shellsarksark shells  [details]
German Archenmuscheln  [details]
Japanese フネガイ科  [details]