WoRMS taxon details

Sphaeriidae Deshayes, 1855 (1820)

489101  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:489101)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Euperinae Heard, 1965
Subfamily Sphaeriinae Deshayes, 1855 (1820)
  » Genus Afropisidium Kuiper, 1962
  » Genus Euglesa Jenyns, 1832
  » Genus Musculium Link, 1807
  » Genus Odhneripisidium Kuiper, 1962
  » Genus Pisidium C. Pfeiffer, 1821
  » Genus Sphaerium Scopoli, 1777
  » Genus Calyculina Clessin, 1872 accepted as Musculium Link, 1807 (synonym)
  » Genus Clessinia Piaget, 1913 accepted as Euglesa Jenyns, 1832 (invalid: junior homonym of Clessinia Döring, 1874 [Gastropoda Odontostomidae] and Clessinia W. Dybowski, 1888 [Gastropoda Hydrobiidae])
  » Genus Clessinicyclas Alimov & Starobogatov, 1968 accepted as Sphaerium Scopoli, 1777
  » Genus Corneocyclas Blainville, 1818 accepted as Sphaerium Scopoli, 1777
  » Genus Cyclas Lamarck, 1798 accepted as Sphaerium Scopoli, 1777
  » Genus Cyclocalyx Dall, 1903 accepted as Euglesa (Cyclocalyx) Dall, 1903 represented as Euglesa Jenyns, 1832

Subfamily Pisidiinae Gray, 1857 accepted as Sphaeriinae Deshayes, 1855 (1820)
Genus Sphaerinova Iredale, 1943 accepted as Sphaerium (Sphaerinova) Iredale, 1943 represented as Sphaerium Scopoli, 1777 (a junior synonym)
fresh
Not documented
Nomenclature Family names cited with two dates (the second one in parentheses) are those ruled by Article 40(2) of ICZN. "If ... a...  
Nomenclature Family names cited with two dates (the second one in parentheses) are those ruled by Article 40(2) of ICZN. "If ... a family-group name was replaced before 1961 because of the synonymy of the type genus, the replacement name is to be maintained if it is in prevailing usage. A name maintained by virtue of this Article retains its own author [and date, the first date cited] but takes the priority of the replaced name [the date cited in parentheses, here alluding to Cycladidae Rafinesque, 1820]. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Sphaeriidae Deshayes, 1855 (1820). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=489101 on 2018-12-14
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2010-07-10 09:41:30Z
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2015-10-13 13:14:56Z
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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]   

additional source Mackie, G. L. (2007). Biology of freshwater corbiculid and sphaeriid clams of North America. <em>Ohio Biological Survey Bulletin New Series.</em> 15 (3: i-ix): 1-436. [details]   

additional source Korniushin, A.V. (1996). Bivalve molluscs of the superfamily Pisidioidea in the Palaearctic region. Fauna, systematics, phylogeny, 176 pp. [in Russian]. [20 June]. Kiev (National Academy of Science of Ukraine – Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology). [details]   
From editor or global species database
Nomenclature Family names cited with two dates (the second one in parentheses) are those ruled by Article 40(2) of ICZN. "If ... a family-group name was replaced before 1961 because of the synonymy of the type genus, the replacement name is to be maintained if it is in prevailing usage. A name maintained by virtue of this Article retains its own author [and date, the first date cited] but takes the priority of the replaced name [the date cited in parentheses, here alluding to Cycladidae Rafinesque, 1820]. [details]
 



LanguageName 
English sphere shellsorb shellsorb mussels  [details]
German Kugelmuscheln  [details]
Swedish ärtmusslor  [details]