WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavagelloidea d'Orbigny, 1844

489109  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:489109)

accepted
Superfamily
marine
Gofas, S. (2010). Clavagelloidea d'Orbigny, 1844. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=489109 on 2018-01-19

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basis of record Bieler R., Carter J.G. & Coan E.V. (2010). Classification of Bivalve families. Pp. 113-133, in: Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2010), Nomenclator of Bivalve Families. Malacologia 52(2): 1-184. [details]   

additional source Morton B. 2007. The evolution of the watering pot shells (Bivalvia, Anomalodesmata: Clavagellidae and Penicillidae). Records of the Western Australian Museum 24: 19-64. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification Listed in a self-standing superfamily Clavagelloidea by Bieler, Carter & Coan (2010) but there is convincing evidence (Carter, 1978; Morton 2007, 2009) that the Clavagellidae and Penicillidae were derived from the Lyonsiidae, bringing into question the superfamily Clavagelloidea. [details]