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Myidae Lamarck, 1809

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Myacidae · unaccepted (Incorrect spelling)


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  1. Subfamily Cryptomyinae T. Habe, 1977
    1. Genus Cryptomya Conrad, 1849
    2. Genus Indosphenia P. G. Oliver, Hallan & Jayachandran, 2018
    3. Genus Sphenia W. Turton, 1822
  2. Subfamily Myinae Lamarck, 1809
    1. Genus Mya Linnaeus, 1758
    2. Genus Platyodon Conrad, 1837
    3. Genus Tugonella Jousseaume, 1891
    4. Genus Tugonia J. E. Gray, 1842
  3. Genus Arenaria Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 accepted as Scrobicularia Schumacher, 1815 (invalid: junior homonym of Arenaria Brisson, 1760 [Aves] and others)
  4. Genus Arenomya Winckworth, 1930 accepted as Mya Linnaeus, 1758
  5. Genus Sphaenia [sic] accepted as Sphenia W. Turton, 1822 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
  6. Subfamily Spheniinae F. R. Bernard, 1983 accepted as Cryptomyinae T. Habe, 1977 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  7. Genus Tugonia Récluz, 1846 accepted as Tugonia J. E. Gray, 1842 (synonym and homonym of Tugonia Gray, 1842, both based on Adanson's "Le Tugon")
marine, brackish
Lamarck J.-B. (M. de) (1809). Philosophie zoologique. <i>Paris 2 vol. pp. 422 pp. 473</i>:
page(s): 319 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2024). MolluscaBase. Myidae Lamarck, 1809. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: on 2024-05-22
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original description Lamarck J.-B. (M. de) (1809). Philosophie zoologique. <i>Paris 2 vol. pp. 422 pp. 473</i>:
page(s): 319 [details]   

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]   

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. <em>Malacologia.</em> 52(2): 1-184.
page(s): 131 [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]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 


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