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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyamioidea Sars, 1878 
AphiaID: 14630

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBivalvia (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodonta (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuheterodonta (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneroida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyamioidea (Superfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Superfamily
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneroida
Sources  basis of record Vaught, K.C. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne, FL (USA). ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBasterotiidae Cossmann, 1909
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyamiidae G.O. Sars, 1878
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalatheavalvidae Knudsen, 1970
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSportellidae Dall, 1899
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification This is a highly contentious grouping, whose members are of small size and mostly have external ligaments. The relationship of some genera to the Galeommatoidea (mostly with internal ligaments), are not yet resolved. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:14630
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Cyamioidea Sars, 1878. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=14630 on 2014-11-22
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