WoRMS taxon details

Pholadidae Lamarck, 1809

252  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:252)

Subfamily Jouannetiinae Tryon, 1862
Subfamily Martesiinae Grant & Gale, 1931
Subfamily Pholadinae Lamarck, 1809
  » Genus Barnea Risso, 1826
  » Genus Cyrtopleura Tryon, 1862
  » Genus Nipponopholas Okamoto & Habe, 1987
  » Genus Pholas Linnaeus, 1758
  » Genus Talona Gray, 1842
  » Genus Zirfaea Gray, 1842
  » Genus Hypogaea Poli, 1791 accepted as Pholas Linnaeus, 1758
  » Genus Leuconyx H. Adams & A. Adams, 1863 accepted as Cyrtopleura Tryon, 1862 (name rejected by Turner (1969) as a forgotten name (nomen oblitum) because it was not used as a valid name for 50 years [ICZN 2nd ed, Article 23b])
  » Genus Zirphaea auct. accepted as Zirfaea Gray, 1842 (Incorrect subsequent spelling.)

Subfamily Xylophagainae Purchon, 1941 accepted as Xylophagaidae Purchon, 1941
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Pholadidae Lamarck, 1809. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=252 on 2022-06-25
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2011-05-05 21:00:09Z

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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]   

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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