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Portlandia  Morch, 1857
Taxonomic Serial No.: 79231

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2000   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassBivalvia Linnaeus, 1758 – bivalves, clams, bivalves, palourdes, bivalve, mexilhão, ostra  
                   SubclassProtobranchia Pelseneer, 1889  
                      OrderNuculanida Carter, D. C. Campbell and M. R. Campbell, 2000  
                            SuperfamilyNuculanoidea H. and A. Adams, 1858  
                               FamilyYoldiidae Dall, 1908  
                                  GenusPortlandia Morch, 1857  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Portlandia aestuariorum (Mosevich, 1928)  
                                     Species Portlandia arctica (J. E. Gray, 1824) – arctic nutclam, Arctic yoldia 
                                     Species Portlandia beringii   
                                     Species Portlandia dalli Krause, 1885 – dall nutclam 
                                     Species Portlandia fraterna (Verrill and Bush, 1898)  
                                     Species Portlandia frigida (Torell, 1859)  
                                     Species Portlandia glacialis (Gray, 1828)  
                                     Species Portlandia inconspicua (Verrill and Bush, 1898)  
                                     Species Portlandia inflata (Verrill and Bush, 1897)  
                                     Species Portlandia intermedia (M. Sars, 1865) – intermediate yoldia 
                                     Species Portlandia iris (Verrill and Bush, 1897)  
                                     Species Portlandia jeffreysi (Hildago, 1879)  
                                     Species Portlandia lenticula (Moller, 1842) – lenticulate yoldia 
                                     Species Portlandia lucida (Loven, 1846)  
                                     Species Portlandia minuscula (Verrill and Bush, 1898)  
                                     Species Portlandia sericea   
                                     Species Portlandia subangulata (Verrill and Bush, 1898)  
                                     Species Portlandia tamara   

  Expert: Paul V. Scott  
  Notes: Senior Associate Curator, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, USA   
  Reference for: Portlandia    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Portlandia   
  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: Portlandia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Vaught, K. C. / Abbott, Robert T. and Kenneth J. Boss  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A classification of the living Mollusca   
  Page(s): xii+195   
  Publisher: American Malacologists, Inc.   
  Publication Place: Melbourne, FL, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-915826-22-4   
  Reference for: Portlandia   

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