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Margaritifera  Schumacher, 1816
Taxonomic Serial No.: 80370

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Cumberlandia Ortmann, 1912
 
    Margaritana Schumacher, 1817
 
    Potamida Agassiz, 1846
 
    Damalis Leach, 1847
 
    Baphia Mörch, 1853
 
    Baryana Bourguignat in Locard, 1889
 
    Margaritiferana Fagot, 1893
 
    Margaritanopsis Haas, 1910
 
    Pseudunio Haas, 1910
 
    Dahurinaia Starobogatov, 1970
 
    Schalienaia Starobogatov, 1970
 
    Kurilinaia Zatravkin & Bogatov in Bogatov & Zatravkin, 1988
 
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumLophozoa   
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassBivalvia Linnaeus, 1758 – bivalves, clams, bivalves, palourdes, bivalve, mexilhão, ostra  
                   SubclassPalaeoheterodonta Newell, 1965  
                      OrderUnionoida Stoliczka, 1871  
                         SuperfamilyUnionoidea Rafinesque, 1820  
                            FamilyMargaritiferidae Haas, 1940  
                               GenusMargaritifera Schumacher, 1816  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Margaritifera auricularia (Spengler, 1793)  
                                  Species Margaritifera dahurica (Middendorff, 1850)  
                                  Species Margaritifera falcata (Gould, 1850) – western pearlshell 
                                  Species Margaritifera hembeli (Conrad, 1838) – Louisiana pearlshell 
                                  Species Margaritifera homsensis (Lea, 1865)  
                                  Species Margaritifera laevis (Haas, 1910)  
                                  Species Margaritifera laosensis (Lea, 1863)  
                                  Species Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758) – eastern pearlshell 
                                  Species Margaritifera marocana (Pallary, 1918)  
                                  Species Margaritifera marrianae R.I. Johnson, 1983 – Alabama pearlshell 
                                  Species Margaritifera middendorffi (Rosén, 1926)  
                                  Species Margaritifera monodonta (Say, 1829) – spectaclecase 
                                  Species Margaritifera togakushiensis Kondo & Kobayashi, 2005  
       

 References
       
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  Source: MUSSEL Project Web Site, website (version 08Aug2013)  
  Acquired: 2013   
  Notes: Graf, D.L. & K.S. Cummings. 2013. The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves), updated 8 August 2013. MUSSEL Project Web Site, http://www.mussel-project.net   
  Reference for: Margaritifera   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Margaritifera   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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  
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  Reference for: Margaritifera   
       

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