Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Bivalvia > Subclass Heterodonta > Infraclass Euheterodonta > Order Veneroida > Superfamily Sphaerioidea

Sphaeriidae Deshayes, 1855 (1820)

Rank: Family
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Family group names

Pisidiidae Gray, 1857 synonym

Children

Musculium Link, 1807
Pisidium C. Pfeiffer, 1821
Sphaerium Scopoli, 1777

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Swedish: √§rtmusslor

Literature

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. Malacologia 52(2): 1-184.

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Citation

Gofas, S. (2014). Sphaeriidae Deshayes, 1855 (1820). 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:489101

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


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Importance

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Last modified

2010-07-10 by Serge Gofas

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