Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Print Version

Thyasira  Lamarck, 1818
Taxonomic Serial No.: 80508

(Download Help) Thyasira TSN 80508

 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  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassBivalvia Linnaeus, 1758 – bivalves, clams, bivalves, palourdes, bivalve, mexilhão, ostra  
                   SubclassHeterodonta Neumayr, 1884  
                      OrderVeneroida H. Adams and A. Adams, 1856  
                         SuperfamilyLucinoidea J. Fleming, 1828  
                            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   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN
In:  Kingdom    

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar