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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 
AphiaID: 243

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 editorVeneroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneroidea Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArteminae Hutton, 1880
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistinae Habe & Kosuge, 1967
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallocardiinae Dall, 1895 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChioninae Frizzell, 1936 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCircinae Dall, 1895 (invalid)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClementiinae Frizzell, 1936 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyclininae Frizzell, 1936
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCythereinae Gray, 1838 (invalid)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosiniinae Deshayes, 1853 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrariidae Korobkov, 1954
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGemminae Dall, 1895 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGouldiinae Stewart, 1930 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLioconchinae Habe, 1977 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMclellaniinae D. Wilson, 1983 †
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeretricinae Gray, 1847 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeroinae Tryon, 1884
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOncophoridae Davitashvili, 1934 †
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphiinae Finlay, 1928 (invalid)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPitarinae Stewart, 1930 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRzehakiidae Korobkov, 1954 †
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamarangiinae Keen, 1969 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunettinae Stoliczka, 1870 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapetinae Gray, 1851 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenerinae Rafinesque, 1815 · accepted, alternate representation
Sources 
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvenusschelpenUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortapijtschelpenUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorartemisschelpen  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvenus shells  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvenusmusslor  [details]
Direct child
taxa (258)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgriopoma Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmiantis Carpenter, 1864
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnomalocardia Schumacher, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnomalodiscus Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntigona Schumacher, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodora Jukes-Browne, 1914
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsaphinoides F. Hodson, 1931
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustrovenus Finlay, 1926
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBassina Jukes-Browne, 1914
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallista Poli, 1791
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithaca Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallocardia A. Adams, 1864
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallpita Huber, 2010
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea Mörch, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChione Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChioneryx Iredale, 1924
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChionista Keen, 1958
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChionopsis Olsson, 1932
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirce Schumacher, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCircenita Jousseaume, 1888
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCircomphalus Mörch, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClausinella Gray, 1851
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClementia Gray, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCompsomyax Stewart, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComus Cox, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCostacallista Palmer, 1927
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCostellipitar Habe, 1951
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptonemella Kuroda & Habe, 1951
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyclina Deshayes, 1850
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyclinella Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorisca Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosina J.E. Gray, 1835
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgesta Conrad, 1845
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumarcia Iredale, 1924
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurhomalea Cossmann, 1920
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEzocallista Kira, 1959
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium Röding, 1798
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGemma Deshayes, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobivenus Coen, 1934
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGomphina Mörch, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGouldia C. B. Adams, 1847
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGouldiopa Iredale, 1924
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGranicorium Hedley, 1906
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrateloupia [anonymous], 1830 †
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHumilaria Grant & Gale, 1931
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyphantosoma Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHysteroconcha Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIliochione Olsson, 1961
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrus F. C. Schmidt, 1818
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrusella Hertlein & Grant, 1972
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJukesena Iredale, 1915
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKatelysia Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKatherinella Tegland, 1929 †
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyrina Jousseaume, 1894
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaevicirce Habe, 1951
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLamelliconcha Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidocardia Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeukoma Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLioconcha Mörch, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiocyma Dall, 1870
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLirophora Conrad, 1863
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacridiscus Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocallista Meek, 1876
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarcia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegapitaria Grant & Gale, 1931
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercenaria Schumacher, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeretrix Lamarck, 1799
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotopaphia W. R. B. Oliver, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNutricola F. R. Bernard, 1982
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPanchione Olsson, 1964
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphia Röding, 1798
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphonotia Hertlein & Strong, 1948
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastarte Conrad, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParvicirce Cosel, 1995
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelecyora Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeriglypta Jukes-Browne, 1914
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricolinae d'Orbigny, 1840
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoristodon Jonas, 1844
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCooperella Carpenter, 1864
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLajonkairia Deshayes, 1854
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMysia Lamarck, 1818
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola Lamarck, 1801
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricolaria Stoliczka, 1870
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastranella Verrill, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricolaria Stoliczka, 1870
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLajonkairea Jukes-Browne, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLajonkairia Deshayes, 1854
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucinopsis Forbes & Hanley, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMysia Lamarck, 1818
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaranio Gray, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola Lamarck, 1801
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOedalia Carpenter, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCooperella Carpenter, 1864
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOedalina Carpenter, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCooperella Carpenter, 1864
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudoirus Habe, 1951 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola Lamarck, 1801
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRupellaria Fleuriau de Bellevue, 1802 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola Lamarck, 1801
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPitar Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPitarenus Rehder & Abbott, 1951
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacamen Iredale, 1925
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolititapes Chiamenti, 1900
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrivigna Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtapes Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProxichione Iredale, 1929
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRedicirce Iredale, 1924
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRuditapes Chiamenti, 1900
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamarangia Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaxidomus Conrad, 1837
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunetta Link, 1807
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunettina Pfeiffer, 1869
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapes Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera Marwick, 1927
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTimoclea T. Brown, 1827
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTivela Link, 1807
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTransennella Dall, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTransenpitar Fischer-Piette & Testud, 1967
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurtoniinae Clark, 1855
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurtonia Alder, 1848
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVeneriglossa Dall, 1886
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenerupis Lamarck, 1818
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus Linnaeus, 1758

Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallocardiinae Dall, 1895 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChioninae Frizzell, 1936 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClementiinae Frizzell, 1936 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosiniinae Deshayes, 1853 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGemminae Dall, 1895 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGouldiinae Stewart, 1930 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLioconchinae Habe, 1977 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeretricinae Gray, 1847 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPitarinae Stewart, 1930 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamarangiinae Keen, 1969 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunettinae Stoliczka, 1870 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapetinae Gray, 1851 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenerinae Rafinesque, 1815 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcolus Jukes-Browne, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJukesena Iredale, 1915
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcritopaphia Iredale, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphia Röding, 1798
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmeghinomya Ihering, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeukoma Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpithaea Leach, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnaitis Römer, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacamen Iredale, 1925
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntinioche Olsson, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeukoma Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArctoe Risso, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArteminae Hutton, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosiniinae Deshayes, 1853 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArtemis Conrad, 1831 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthemiderma Poli, 1795 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthemis Poli, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsa Bastérot, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAureitapes Chiamenti, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolititapes Chiamenti, 1900
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustrodosinia Dall, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia (Austrodosinia) Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBassinaria Marwick, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCircomphalus Mörch, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlainvillia Hupé in Gay, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClementia Gray, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBonartemis Iredale, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallanaitis Iredale, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCircomphalus Mörch, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallicistronia Dall, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastarte Conrad, 1862
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistinae Habe & Kosuge, 1967 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallocardiinae Dall, 1895 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallizona Jukes-Browne, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTransennella Dall, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallizonata Strand, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTransennella Dall, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryatis Römer, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPitar Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChione Gray, 1838 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallista Poli, 1791
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCircinae Dall, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGouldiinae Stewart, 1930 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClaudiconcha P. Fischer, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola Lamarck, 1801
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClausina T. Brown, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColonche Olsson, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeukoma Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassivenus Perkins, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercenaria Schumacher, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrenocirce Habe, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorisca Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrista Römer, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium Röding, 1798
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptogramma Mörch, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnomalocardia Schumacher, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptonema Jukes-Browne, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptonemella Kuroda & Habe, 1951
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuneus Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunetta Link, 1807
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyaneitapes Chiamenti, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolititapes Chiamenti, 1900
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyclininae Frizzell, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChioninae Frizzell, 1936 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyclosunetta Fischer-Piette, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunetta Link, 1807
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCytheraea Lamarck, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeretrix Lamarck, 1799
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCytherea Lamarck, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeretrix Lamarck, 1799
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCytherea Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeriglypta Jukes-Browne, 1914
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCythereinae Gray, 1838 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeretricinae Gray, 1847 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDione Gray, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHysteroconcha Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinella Dall, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia (Dosinella) Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinidia Dall, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinisca Dall, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinorbis Dall, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinula Finlay, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosina J.E. Gray, 1835
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEocyclina Dall, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyclina Deshayes, 1850
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucallista Dall, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmiantis Carpenter, 1864
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusalacia Cossmann, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCircomphalus Mörch, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEutapes Chiamenti, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphia Röding, 1798
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuterentia Cossmann, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyrina Jousseaume, 1894
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEutivela Dall, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTivela Link, 1807
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExoleta T. Brown, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFallartemis Iredale, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGefrarium accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium Röding, 1798
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycydonta Cotton, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTimoclea T. Brown, 1827
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnidiella Parker, 1949 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChionopsis Olsson, 1932
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGomphinella Marwick, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGomphina Mörch, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGranithaca Fischer-Piette & Vukadinovic, 1977 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeukoma Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGratelupia Desmoulins, 1828 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrateloupia [anonymous], 1830 †
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemitapes Römer, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarcia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHermione Leach in Gray, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea Mörch, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrona Finlay, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrus F. C. Schmidt, 1818
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJukesbrownia Cossmann, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTransennella Dall, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucothea Jukes-Browne, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodora Jukes-Browne, 1914
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLevimarcia Cox, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarcia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMclellaniinae D. Wilson, 1983 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChioninae Frizzell, 1936 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeridosinia Iredale, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeroe Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunetta Link, 1807
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeroë Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunetta Link, 1807
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeroinae Tryon, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunettinae Stoliczka, 1870 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetis H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenerupis Lamarck, 1818
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocirce Habe, 1951 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGouldiopa Iredale, 1924
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurcia Römer, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnomalocardia Schumacher, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyrsus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenerupis Lamarck, 1818
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNioche Hertlein & Strong, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeukoma Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotirus Finlay, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrus F. C. Schmidt, 1818
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotocallista Iredale, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallista Poli, 1791
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotochione Hertlein & Strong, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeukoma Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNovathaca Habe, 1951 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeukoma Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNympha Mörch, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeretrix Lamarck, 1799
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmphaloclathrum Mörch, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntigona Schumacher, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrbiculus Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrtygia T. Brown, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea Mörch, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachydesma Conrad, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTivela (Pachydesma) Conrad, 1854 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTivela Link, 1807
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphiinae Finlay, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapetinae Gray, 1851 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatapes Stoliczka, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphia Röding, 1798
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPardosinia Iredale, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParembola Römer, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapes Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParvivenus Sacco, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTimoclea T. Brown, 1827
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPasiphaë Leach in Gray, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTimoclea T. Brown, 1827
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectunculus da Costa, 1778 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia (Pectunculus) da Costa, 1778
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetroderma Kuroda, 1945 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamarangia Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhacosoma Jukes-Browne, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPitarella Palmer, 1927 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgriopoma Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPitaria Dall, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPitar Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPitarina Jukes-Browne, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPitar Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanitivela Olsson, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTivela (Planitivela) Olsson, 1961 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTivela Link, 1807
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlurigens Finlay, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera Marwick, 1927
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtocallithaca Nomura, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithaca Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtothaca Dall, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeukoma Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsephidia Dall, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNutricola F. R. Bernard, 1982
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsephis Carpenter, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNutricola F. R. Bernard, 1982
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPuberella Fischer-Piette & Vukadinovic, 1977 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChionopsis Olsson, 1932
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPullastra G. B. Sowerby I, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenerupis Lamarck, 1818
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetrotapes del Rio, 1997 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurhomalea Cossmann, 1920
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhomalea Jukes-Browne, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurhomalea Cossmann, 1920
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalacia Jukes-Brown, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCircomphalus Mörch, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemelartemis Iredale, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDosinia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSinodia Jukes-Browne, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelecyora Dall, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunemeroe Iredale, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunetta (Sunemeroe) Iredale, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerentia Jukes-Browne, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyrina Jousseaume, 1894
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTextrix Römer, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphia Röding, 1798
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThetis C. B. Adams, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGouldia C. B. Adams, 1847
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTigammona Iredale, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntigona Schumacher, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTinctora Jukes-Browne, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTransennella Dall, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTotteniana Perkins, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGemma Deshayes, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTransenella [sic] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTransennella Dall, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrigona Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGomphina Mörch, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrigonella Conrad, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTivela (Pachydesma) Conrad, 1854 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTivela Link, 1807
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriquetra Blainville, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnomalocardia Schumacher, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTropithaca Olsson, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeukoma Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTuangia Marwick, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeukoma Römer, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelargilla Iredale, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyrina Jousseaume, 1894
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVentricola Römer, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVentricolaria Keen, 1954 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobivenus Coen, 1934
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenusarius Duméril, 1806 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeremolpa Iredale, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTimoclea T. Brown, 1827
Environment marine
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [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
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification All genera in the family listed directly under the family name, except for subfamilies Petricolinae and Turtoniinae which were traditionally ranked as families. Other subfamilies listed as "alternate representation" until a comprehensive phylogenetic hypothesis is available.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:243
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=243 on 2014-12-27
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