WoRMS taxon details

Venerinae Rafinesque, 1815

152410  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:152410)

Genus Ameghinomya Ihering, 1907
Genus Anomalocardia Schumacher, 1817
Genus Anomalodiscus Dall, 1902
Genus Antigona Schumacher, 1817
Genus Austrovenus Finlay, 1926
Genus Bassina Jukes-Browne, 1914
Genus Callithaca Dall, 1902
Genus Chamelea Mörch, 1853
Genus Chione Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811
Genus Chioneryx Iredale, 1924
Genus Chionista Keen, 1958
Genus Chionopsis Olsson, 1932
Genus Circomphalus Mörch, 1853
Genus Clausinella Gray, 1851
Genus Dosina J.E. Gray, 1835
Genus Eurhomalea Cossmann, 1920
Genus Globivenus Coen, 1934
Genus Humilaria Grant & Gale, 1931
Genus Iliochione Olsson, 1961
Genus Leukoma E. Römer, 1857
Genus Lirophora Conrad, 1863
Genus Mercenaria Schumacher, 1817
Genus Panchione Olsson, 1964
Genus Paphonotia Hertlein & A. M. Strong, 1948
Genus Periglypta Jukes-Browne, 1914
Genus Placamen Iredale, 1925
Genus Protocallithaca Nomura, 1937
Genus Proxichione Iredale, 1929
Genus Tawera Marwick, 1927
Genus Timoclea T. Brown, 1827
Genus Venus Linnaeus, 1758

Genus Callanaitis Iredale, 1917 accepted as Bassina (Callanaitis) Iredale, 1917 represented as Bassina Jukes-Browne, 1914 (original rank)
Genus Pullastra G. B. Sowerby I, 1826 accepted as Venerupis Lamarck, 1818 (synonym)
Genus Retrotapes del Rio, 1997 accepted as Eurhomalea Cossmann, 1920 (synonym)
Genus Rhomalea Jukes-Browne, 1914 accepted as Eurhomalea Cossmann, 1920 (invalid: junior homonym of Rhomalea Koch, 1873 [Arachnida]; Eurhomalea Cossmann, 1920 is a replacement name)
Genus Tigammona Iredale, 1930 accepted as Antigona Schumacher, 1817 (synonym)
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Venerinae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=152410 on 2022-06-28
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context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]   

additional source 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. <em>Malacologia.</em> 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]   
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Classification All genera in the family listed directly under the family name, except for subfamilies Petricolinae and Turtoniinae which were traditionally ranked as families. Other subfamilies listed as "alternate representation" until a comprehensive phylogenetic hypothesis is available.  [details]
Dutch venusschelpen  [details]