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Petricolinae A. d'Orbigny, 1840

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  1. Genus Asaphinoides F. Hodson, 1931
  2. Genus Choristodon Jonas, 1844
  3. Genus Cooperella P. P. Carpenter, 1864
  4. Genus Lajonkairia Deshayes, 1855
  5. Genus Mysia Lamarck, 1818
  6. Genus Petricola Lamarck, 1801
  7. Genus Petricolaria Stoliczka, 1870
  8. Genus Claudiconcha P. Fischer, 1887 accepted as Petricola (Claudiconcha) P. Fischer, 1887 represented as Petricola Lamarck, 1801 (unaccepted > superseded rank)
  9. Genus Gastranella A. E. Verrill, 1872 accepted as Petricolaria Stoliczka, 1870 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  10. Genus Lajonkairea Jukes-Browne, 1910 accepted as Lajonkairia Deshayes, 1855 (Unjustified emendation for Lajonkairia.)
  11. Genus Lucinopsis Forbes & Hanley, 1848 accepted as Mysia Lamarck, 1818 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  12. Genus Naranio Gray, 1853 accepted as Petricola Lamarck, 1801 (synonym)
  13. Genus Oedalia P. P. Carpenter, 1864 accepted as Cooperella P. P. Carpenter, 1864 (synonym)
  14. Genus Oedalina P. P. Carpenter, 1866 accepted as Cooperella P. P. Carpenter, 1864 (unnecessary replacement name for Oedalia)
  15. Genus Petricolirus Habe, 1951 accepted as Petricola Lamarck, 1801
  16. Genus Pseudoirus Habe, 1951 accepted as Petricola Lamarck, 1801 (synonym)
  17. Genus Rupellaria Fleuriau de Bellevue, 1802 accepted as Petricola (Rupellaria) Fleuriau de Bellevue, 1802 represented as Petricola Lamarck, 1801 (unaccepted > superseded rank)
  18. Genus Clotho Faujas de Saint-Fond, 1808 † (uncertain > nomen dubium)
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MolluscaBase eds. (2024). MolluscaBase. Petricolinae A. d'Orbigny, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: on 2024-07-23
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context source (PeRMS) Paredes, C.; Cardoso, F.; Santamaría, J.; Esplana, J.; Llaja, L. (2016). Lista anotada de los bivalvos marinos del Perú. <em>Revista peruana de biología.</em> 23(2), 127-150., available online at [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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Authority ITIS gives Deshayes, 1831 as author, and Palaeobiology Database gives Deshayes, 1839 but as "invalid subgroup". [details]

Classification Traditionally considered as a self-standing family, but currently considered as a clade nested within the Veneridae [details]


Dutch pseudoboormossels  [details]
English piddocks [from synonym]  [details]
German Engelsflügel [from synonym]  [details]