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 Cryptomya Conrad, 1849
Genus Mya Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Platyodon Conrad, 1837
Genus Sphenia W. Turton, 1822
Genus Tugonella Jousseaume, 1891
Genus Tugonia Gray, 1842

Subfamily Cryptomyinae Habe, 1977 represented as Myidae Lamarck, 1809
Subfamily Myinae Lamarck, 1809 represented as Myidae Lamarck, 1809

Genus Arenaria Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 accepted as Scrobicularia Schumacher, 1815 (invalid: junior homonym of Arenaria Brisson, 1760 [Aves] and others)
Genus Cryptodonta Carpenter, 1864 accepted as Platyodon Conrad, 1837 (not available: established in synonymy)
Genus Distugonia Iredale, 1936 accepted as Tugonia (Distugonia) Iredale, 1936 represented as Tugonia Gray, 1842
Genus Sphaenia accepted as Sphenia W. Turton, 1822 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Sphena [sic] accepted as Sphenia W. Turton, 1822 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Subfamily Spheniinae F. R. Bernard, 1983 accepted as Cryptomyinae Habe, 1977 represented as Myidae Lamarck, 1809
Genus Tyleria H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 accepted as Sphenia W. Turton, 1822 (synonym)
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2018). Myidae Lamarck, 1809. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=247 on 2018-10-23
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2012-01-04 17:55:52Z
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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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