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Thyasira  Lamarck, 1818
Taxonomic Serial No.: 80508

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Axinus Sowerby, 1821
    Bequania Brown, 1827
    Cryptodon Turton, 1822
  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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassBivalvia Linnaeus, 1758 – bivalves, clams, bivalves, palourdes, bivalve, mexilhão, ostra  
                            SuperfamilyThyasiroidea Dall, 1900  
                               FamilyThyasiridae Dall, 1901  
                                  GenusThyasira Lamarck, 1818  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Thyasira alleni Carrozza, 1981  
                                     Species Thyasira barbarensis (Dall, 1890) – santa barbara cleftclam 
                                     Species Thyasira brevis A. E. Verrill and Bush, 1898 – short cleftclam 
                                     Species Thyasira croulinensis Jeffreys, 1874  
                                     Species Thyasira cycladia S. Wood, 1853  
                                     Species Thyasira cygnus Dall, 1916 – swan cleftclam 
                                     Species Thyasira elliptica Verrill and Bush, 1898  
                                     Species Thyasira equalis (A. E. Verrill and Bush, 1898) – equal cleftclam 
                                     Species Thyasira eumyaria M. Sars, 1870 – mya cleftclam 
                                     Species Thyasira flexuosa (Montagu, 1803) – flexuose cleftclam 
                                     Species Thyasira gouldii (Philippi, 1845) – gould cleftclam 
                                     Species Thyasira grandis Verrill and Smith, 1885  
                                     Species Thyasira granulosa di Monterosato, 1874 – granulose cleftclam 
                                     Species Thyasira incrassatus (Jeffreys, 1876)  
                                     Species Thyasira obsoleta (Verrill and Bush, 1898)  
                                     Species Thyasira ovoidea Dall, 1889  
                                     Species Thyasira plicata Verrill and Smith, 1885  
                                     Species Thyasira pygmaea Verrill and Bush, 1898  
                                     Species Thyasira rotunda Jeffreys, 1881 – rotund cleftclam 
                                     Species Thyasira simplex A. E. Verrill and Bush, 1898 – simple cleftclam 
                                     Species Thyasira subovata Jeffreys, 1881  
                                     Species Thyasira subtrigona (Jeffreys, 1858)  
                                     Species Thyasira succisa (Jeffreys, 1876) – cut-off cleftclam 
                                     Species Thyasira tortuosa Jeffreys, 1881  
                                     Species Thyasira tricarinata Dall, 1916  
                                     Species Thyasira triseriata   
                                     Species Thyasira trisinuata (d'Orbigny, 1842) – atlantic cleftcla, Atlantic cleftclam 

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

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