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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheniopsidae J. Gardner, 1928 
AphiaID: 391096

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 editorAnomalodesmata (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuspidarioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheniopsidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuspidarioidea Dall, 1886
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]

status source Marshall B.A. 2002. Some Recent Thraciidae, Periplomatidae, Myochamidae, Cuspidariidae and Spheniopsidae (Anomalodesmata) from the New Zealand region and referral of Thraciareinga Crozier, 1966 and Scintillona benthicola Dell, 1956 to Tellimya Brown, 1827(Montacutidae) (Mollusca : Bivalvia). Molluscan Research 22(3): 221-288, available online at http://www.publish.csiro.au/?act=view_file&file_id=MR02011.pdf [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrippina Dall, 1912
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheniopsis Sandberger, 1861

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMikrola O. G. Meyer, 1887 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheniopsis Sandberger, 1861
Environment marine
Fossil range recent + fossil
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification Systematic position uncertain, traditionally placed in order Myoida. Placed by Marshall (2002: 271-284) in the Anomalodesmata on the basis of an internal ligament and a lithodesma, and in the Cuspidarioidea on the basis of commarginal sculpture.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:391096
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Date   action   by
2009-04-14 09:31:10Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2010-07-10 09:41:30Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2010-07-26 12:28:11Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2010-08-05 15:15:55Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2010-09-15 04:51:39Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2016-06-08 22:27:55Z  changed  Marshall, Bruce
  
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  Citation: Marshall, B.; Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2016). Spheniopsidae J. Gardner, 1928. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=391096 on 2016-07-28
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