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Nucula  Lamarck, 1799
Taxonomic Serial No.: 79126

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  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  
                ClassBivalvia Linnaeus, 1758 – bivalves, clams, bivalves, palourdes, bivalve, mexilhão, ostra  
                   SubclassProtobranchia Pelseneer, 1889  
                         FamilyNuculidae Gray, 1824  
                            GenusNucula Lamarck, 1799  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Nucula aegeensis Jeffreys, 1879 – Aegean nutclam 
                               Species Nucula annulata Hampson, 1971  
                               Species Nucula atacellana Schenck, 1939 – cancellate nutclam 
                               Species Nucula calcicola Moore, 1977 – reef nutclam 
                               Species Nucula cancellata Meek and Hayden, 1856  
                               Species Nucula cardara Dall, 1916  
                               Species Nucula carlottensis Dall, 1897 – Charlotte nutclam 
                               Species Nucula chrysocome   
                               Species Nucula crenulata A. Adams, 1856 – crenulate nutclam 
                               Species Nucula cymella Dall, 1886  
                               Species Nucula darella Dall, 1916  
                               Species Nucula delphinodonta Mighels and C. B. Adams, 1842 – dolphintooth nutclam 
                               Species Nucula exigua G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 – short nutclam, iridescent nutclam 
                               Species Nucula fernandinae Dall, 1927  
                               Species Nucula granulosa Verrill, 1884  
                               Species Nucula groenlandica Posselt, 1898 – Greenland nutclam 
                               Species Nucula hanleyi   
                               Species Nucula nitidosa Winckworth, 1930  
                               Species Nucula nucleus Linnaeus, 1758  
                               Species Nucula proxima Say, 1822 – Atlantic nutclam 
                               Species Nucula subovata Verrill and Bush, 1898  
                               Species Nucula sulcata Bronn, 1831  
                               Species Nucula tumidula (Malm, 1860)  
                               Species Nucula turgida   
                               Species Nucula zophos A. H. Clark, 1960  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Nucula   
  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: Nucula   

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