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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXylophaginae Purchon, 1941 
AphiaID: 23147

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 editorMyoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholadoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXylophaginae (Subfamily)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXylophagidae Purchon, 1941
Rank Subfamily
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredinidae Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXylophagainae Purchon, 1941 (emendation)
Sources 
basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXylophagainae Purchon, 1941) 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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Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification Ranked as a self-standing family of the Pholadoidea by some authors [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Boss (1982) suggested emendation of this subfamily name to Xylophagainae in order to avoid the homonymy with the family name Xylophagidae Fallén, 1810 (based on Xylophagus Meigen, 1803, in Diptera), but this was never formally presented to the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature for formal approval. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:23147
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2010-07-10 09:41:30Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2014-11-05 19:50:57Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Gofas, S. (2014). Xylophaginae Purchon, 1941. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=23147 on 2014-11-21
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