Datasets

datasets have provided data to the Atlas of Living Australia for this family.

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Names and sources

Accepted Name Source
VENERIDAE Rafinesque, 1815
  • AFD
Synonym Source
Kyrina pseudolima (Souverbie & Montrouzier, 1862) excluded
  • AFD
Published in: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, 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM, ConchBooks, Hackenheim, Germany (species has a non-Australian distribution)
Irus (Irus) mitis (Deshayes, 1854) excluded
  • AFD
Published in: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, 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM, ConchBooks, Hackenheim, Germany (recognises this species as restricted to Japan)
Paphia (Paphia) semirugata (Philippi, 1847) excluded
  • AFD
Published in:Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992, Bivalves of Australia, vol. Vol. 1, xiv 182 pp., Crawford House Press, Bathurst, New South Wales p156, pl. 76, fig. 606 (misidentification; species refere to <i>Paphia (Paphia) polita</i> (G.B. Sowerby, 1852))
Petricola pseudolima Souverbie, 1862 excluded
  • AFD
Published in:Hedley, C. 1923, "Studies on Australian Mollusca. Part XIV.", Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, vol. 48, 301-316, pls 30-33 p306 (records this species with the synonym of <i>Venerupis texta</i> Sowerby, 1874, which is now recorded from Australia as <i>Kyrina texta</i> (Sowerby, 1874) according to Huber (2010))
Paphia rotundata (Linnaeus, 1758) excluded
  • AFD
Published in:Hedley, C. 1916, "A preliminary index of the Mollusca of Western Australia", Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Western Australia, vol. 1, 152-226 p165 (misidentification)
Paphia alba (Deshayes, 1853) excluded
  • AFD
Published in:Hedley, C. 1916, "A preliminary index of the Mollusca of Western Australia", Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Western Australia, vol. 1, 152-226 p164 (lists this species; misidentification, species does not occur in Australian waters)
Venerupis mitis Deshayes, 1854 excluded
  • AFD
Published in:Tate, R. 1887, "A revision of the Recent lamellibranch and palliobranch Mollusca of South Australia.", Transactions and Proceedings and Report of the Royal Society of South Australia, vol. 9, 76-111 p90 (misidentification)
Tapes alba Deshayes, 1854 excluded
  • AFD
Published in:Deshayes, G.P. 1854, "Descriptions of new species of shells in the collection of Mr. Cuming.", Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, vol. Vol. 21 for 1853, 1-11, pls 18-19 p9 (type locality given as Swan River, WA)
Venus tessellata Gray, 1826 synonym nom. dub.
  • AFD
Published in:Gray, J.E. 1826, "Mollusca", Ed. King, P.P. (ed.), Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia. Performed between the years 1818 and 1822; with Appendix B, vol. 2, 474-496, John Murray, London p475
Common Name Source
Venus Shells standard Australia
  • CAAB
Name Source
Veneridae accepted
  • CAAB

This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Bare scientific name reallocated to VENERIDAE Rafinesque, 1815 by taxonomy builder

Veneridae accepted
  • NZOR

Scientific name reallocated to VENERIDAE Rafinesque, 1815 by taxonomy builder

VENERIDAE Rafinesque, 1815 accepted
  • AFD
Identifier Source
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:987c24cf-8d75-46db-9f4d-84d2fba359ce Taxon LSID unknown
  • AFD
NZOR-6-81683 Taxon current
  • NZOR
http://biodiversity.org.au/afd/taxa/987c24cf-8d75-46db-9f4d-84d2fba359ce Taxon unknown
  • AFD
https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/taxa/987c24cf-8d75-46db-9f4d-84d2fba359ce Taxon current
  • AFD
https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/taxa/6274764e-766d-44fd-9733-19f41a8dd004 Scientific Name current
  • AFD
http://data.nzor.org.nz/names/4eabf1ac-ce6e-4598-aa2d-b993d6cbddc3 Scientific Name current
  • NZOR
23380000 Taxon current
  • CAAB
23380000 Taxon Concept current
  • CAAB
https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/taxa/987c24cf-8d75-46db-9f4d-84d2fba359ce Taxon Concept current
  • AFD

Classification

kingdom
ANIMALIA
phylum
MOLLUSCA
class
BIVALVIA
subclass
HETERODONTA
superorder
IMPARIDENTIA
order
CARDIIDA
suborder
CARDIIDINA
informal
Hyporder VENEROIDEI
informal
Minorder VENEROITEI
superfamily
VENEROIDEA
family
VENERIDAE
subfamily
CALLOCARDIINAE Dall, 1895 
subfamily
CLEMENTIINAE Frizzell, 1936 
subfamily
DOSINIINAE Deshayes, 1853 
subfamily
GOULDINAE R. Stewart, 1930 
subfamily
MERETRICINAE J. Gray, 1847 (1838) 
subfamily
PETRICOLINAE d'Orbigny, 1840 
subfamily
SAMARANGIINAE Keen, 1969 
subfamily
SUNETTINAE Stoliczka, 1870 
subfamily
TAPETINAE J. Gray, 1851 
subfamily
VENERINAE Rafinesque, 1815 
genus
Austrovenus 
genus
Circomphalus 
genus
Dosina 
genus
Gomphinella 
genus
Leukoma 
genus
Plurigens 
genus
Protothaca 
genus
Ruditapes 
genus
Timnoclea 

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