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Anadara  Gray, 1847
Taxonomic Serial No.: 79337

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Arginarca Mclean, 1951
    Lunarca Gray, 1857
  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  
                ClassBivalvia Linnaeus, 1758 – bivalves, clams, bivalves, palourdes, bivalve, mexilhão, ostra  
                   SubclassPteriomorphia Beurlen, 1944  
                      OrderArcoida Stoliczka, 1871  
                         FamilyArcidae Lamarck, 1809  
                            GenusAnadara Gray, 1847  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Anadara auriculata Lamarck  
                               Species Anadara baughmani Hertlein, 1951 – baughman ark, skewed ark 
                               Species Anadara brasiliana (Lamarck, 1819) – incongruous ark 
                               Species Anadara chemnitzii (Philippi, 1851) – chemnitz ark, triangular ark 
                               Species Anadara concinna (Sowerby, 1833)  
                               Species Anadara floridana (Conrad, 1869) – cut-ribbed ark 
                               Species Anadara grandis (Broderip and Sowerby, 1829)  
                               Species Anadara lienosa (Say, 1832)  
                               Species Anadara multicostata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) – many-ribbed ark 
                               Species Anadara notabilis (Roding, 1798) – eared ark 
                               Species Anadara nux (Sowerby, 1833)  
                               Species Anadara ovalis (Bruguiere, 1789) – blood ark 
                               Species Anadara secticostata Reeve, 1844  
                               Species Anadara transversa (Say, 1822) – transverse ark 
                               Species Anadara tuberculosa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) – pustulose ark 

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

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