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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculidae Gray, 1824 
AphiaID: 204

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 editorProtobranchia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculoidea (Superfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculoidea Gray, 1824
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculominae Maxwell, 1988
Sources  redescription Mikkelsen P.M. & Bieler R. (2008) Seashells of Southern Florida. Living marine mollusks of the Florida Keys and adjacent regions. Bivalves. Princeton: Princeton University Press. 503 pp. [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. Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. [details]

status 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. Malacologia 52(2): 1-184. [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorparelmoerneuten  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornut shells  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornötmusslor  [details]
Direct child
taxa (20)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcila H. Adams & A. Adams, 1858
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustronucula Powell, 1939
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrevinucula Thiele, 1934
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCondylonucula D. R. Moore, 1977
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnnucula Iredale, 1931
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeionucula Quenstedt, 1930 †
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinucula Marwick, 1931
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeonucula Lan & Lee, 2001
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula Lamarck, 1799
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculoidea H. S. Williams & Breger, 1916 †
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula Hedley, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSinonucula Xu, 1985
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVarinucula Maxwell, 1988

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDeminucula Iredale, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula Lamarck, 1799
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLamellinucula Schenck, 1944 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula (Lamellinucula) Schenck, 1944 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula Lamarck, 1799
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeinonucula Quenstedt, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnnucula Iredale, 1931
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLionucula Thiele, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeionucula Quenstedt, 1930 †
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculoma Cossmann, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnnucula Iredale, 1931
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculominae Maxwell, 1988 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculidae Gray, 1824
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyodonta Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula Lamarck, 1799
Environment marine
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo image gallery of Natural History Museum Rotterdam 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2012-01-04 17:55:52Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Nuculidae Gray, 1824. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204 on 2014-09-21
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