Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Bivalvia > Subclass Heterodonta > Infraclass Euheterodonta > Order Anomalodesmata > Superfamily Thracioidea > Family Thraciidae > Genus Thracia

Thracia phaseolina (Lamarck, 1818)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

ThraciaBlainville, 1824accepted genus name
Rupicola Fleuriau de Bellevue, 1802 synonym
Thracia (Ixartia) Leach in Gray, 1852 synonym

Species group names

Amphidesma phaseolina Lamarck, 1818 basionym
Tellina papyracea Poli, 1791 later homonym; nom. inval.
Amphidesma phaseolina Lamarck, 1818 synonym
Tellimya fontemaggii Conti, 1864 synonym
Tellina papyracea Poli, 1791 synonym; nom. inval.
Thracia mitella Gregorio, 1884 synonym
Thracia papyracea (Poli, 1791) synonym


basis of record

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

Sartori, A. F. & Ball, A. D. 2009. Morphology and Postlarval Development of the Ligament of Thracia phaseolina (Bivalvia: Thraciidae), with a Discussion of Model Choice in Allometric Studies. Journal of Molluscan Studies 75: 295-304.

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.

additional source

Couthouy, J.P. (1839) Art. VII.-Monograph of the family Osteodesmacea of Deshayes, with remarks on two species of Patelloidea, and descriptions of new species of marine shells, a species of Anculotus, and one of Eolis. Boston Journal of Natural History, 2

additional source

Turgeon, D. D., W. G. Lyons, P. Mikkelsen, G. Rosenberg, and F. Moretzsohn. 2009. Bivalvia (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 711–744 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, Colleg





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (108 publications)
USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection


Huber, M. (2014). Thracia phaseolina (Lamarck, 1818). 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:152378




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marine, not fresh, not terrestrial


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