Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Bivalvia > Subclass Heterodonta > Infraclass Euheterodonta > Order Myoida > Superfamily Pholadoidea > Family Pholadidae > Subfamily Pholadinae > Genus Barnea

Barnea parva (Pennant, 1777)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

BarneaRisso, 1826accepted genus name
Anchomasa Leach, 1852 synonym
Barnea (Anchomasa) Leach, 1852 synonym
Barnea (Barnea) Risso, 1826 synonym

Species group names

Anchomasa pennantiana Leach in Gray, 1852 synonym
Barnea parva var. quadrangula Jeffreys, 1865 synonym
Pholas crenulatus Spengler, 1792 synonym
Pholas dactyloides Lamarck, 1818 synonym
Pholas duboisi Locard, 1889 synonym
Pholas ligamentina Deshayes, 1839 synonym
Pholas parva Pennant, 1777 synonym
Pholas parva var. major Pallary, 1900 synonym
Pholas tuberculata Turton, 1822 synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Dutch: kleine boormossel


basis of record

Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180-213

additional source

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.

additional source

Huber M. (2010) Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM.

additional source

Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van België [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp.





External Links

GenBank (2 nucleotides; 0 proteins)
Biodiversity Heritage Library (18 publications)


Gofas, S. (2014). Barnea parva (Pennant, 1777). In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140768




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