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Semele  Schumacher, 1817
Taxonomic Serial No.: 81290

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Amphidesma Lamarck, 1818
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  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  
                            SuperfamilyTellinoidea Blainville, 1814  
                               FamilySemelidae Stoliczka, 1870  
                                  GenusSemele Schumacher, 1817  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Semele bellastriata (Conrad, 1837) – cancellate semele 
                                     Species Semele decisa (Conrad, 1837) – clipped semele 
                                     Species Semele incongrua Carpenter, 1864 – incongruous semele 
                                     Species Semele proficua (Pulteney, 1799) – Atlantic semele 
                                     Species Semele pulchra (G. B. Sowerby I, 1832) – beautiful semele 
                                     Species Semele purpurascens (Gmelin, 1791) – purplish semele 
                                     Species Semele rubicola Dall, 1915  
                                     Species Semele rubropicta Dall, 1871 – rose-painted semele 
                                     Species Semele rupicola Dall, 1915 – rock semele 
                                     Species Semele venusta (Reeve, 1853) – sharp-rib semele 

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

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