WoRMS taxon details

Myidae Lamarck, 1809

247  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:247)

accepted
Family
Cryptomyinae Habe, 1977· accepted, alternate representation
Myacidae (Incorrect spelling)
Myinae Lamarck, 1809· accepted, alternate representation
Genus Mya Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Sphenia W. Turton, 1822

Genus Arenaria Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 accepted as Scrobicularia Schumacher, 1815 (invalid: junior homonym of Arenaria Brisson, 1760 [Aves] and others)
Genus Tugonia Récluz, 1846 accepted as Tugonia Gray, 1842 (synonym and homonym of Tugonia Gray, 1842, both based on Adanson's "Le Tugon")
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Myidae Lamarck, 1809. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=247 on 2019-09-17
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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basis of record Bieler R., Carter J.G. & Coan E.V. (2010). Classification of Bivalve families. Pp. 113-133, <i>in</i>: Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2010), Nomenclator of Bivalve Families. <i>Malacologia</i> 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 



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German Klaffmuscheln  [details]
Japanese オオノガイ  [details]
Swedish sandmusslor  [details]