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Fissurellidae  Fleming, 1822
Taxonomic Serial No.: 69510

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 1999   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                   SubclassProsobranchia Milne-Edwards, 1848  
                      OrderArchaeogastropoda Thiele, 1925  
                            FamilyFissurellidae Fleming, 1822  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Cranopsis A. Adams, 1860  
                               Genus Diodora J. E. Gray, 1821  
                               Genus Emarginula Lamarck, 1801  
                               Genus Fissurella Bruguiere, 1789  
                               Genus Fissurellidea D'Orbigny, 1841  
                               Genus Hemitoma Swainson, 1840  
                               Genus Laevinesta Pilsbry and McGinty, 1952  
                               Genus Lucapina G. B. Sowerby II, 1835  
                               Genus Lucapinella Pilsbry, 1890  
                               Genus Megatebennus Pilsbry, 1890  
                               Genus Megathura Pilsbry, 1890  
                               Genus Puncturella R. T. Lowe, 1827  
                               Genus Rimula DeFrance, 1827  
                               Genus Scelidotoma Choe, Yoon and Habe, 1992  
                               Subfamily Diodorinae   
                               Subfamily Emarginulinae   
                               Subfamily Fissurellidinae   
                               Subfamily Fissurellinae   

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Fissurellidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26   
  Page(s): 526   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-01-8, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Fissurellidae   

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