Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Bivalvia > Subclass Protobranchia > Order Nuculanoida > Superfamily Nuculanoidea > Family Yoldiidae > Genus Yoldiella

Yoldiella lucida (Lovén, 1846)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

YoldiellaA. E. Verrill & Bush, 1897accepted genus name
Portlandia (Yoldiella) A. E. Verrill & Bush, 1897 synonym

Species group names

Yoldia lucida Lovén, 1846 basionym
Leda lucida (Lovén, 1846) synonym
Leda lucida var. declivis Jeffreys, 1879 synonym
Leda lucida var. truncata Jeffreys, 1879 synonym
Leda obesa Stimpson, 1851 synonym
Leda subaequilatera Jeffreys, 1879 synonym
Yoldia lucida Lovén, 1846 synonym
Yoldiella iris Verrill & Bush, 1897 synonym
Yoldiella subaequilatera (Jeffreys, 1879) synonym
Yoldiella subangulata Verrill & Bush, 1898 synonym


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

Dyntaxa (2013) Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013].

additional source

de Kluijver, M.J.; Ingalsuo, S.S.; de Bruyne, R.H. (2000). Macrobenthos of the North Sea [CD-ROM]: 1. Keys to Mollusca and Brachiopoda. World Biodiversity Database CD-ROM Series. Expert Center for Taxonomic Identification (ETI): Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 3-540-14706-3. 1 cd-rom pp.

additional source

Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p.

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

ITIS database





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (19 publications)
Barcode of Life (2 barcodes)
GenBank (5 nucleotides; 5 proteins)


Gofas, S. (2014). Yoldiella lucida. 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:142002




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