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Abra  Lamarck, 1818
Taxonomic Serial No.: 81301

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  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  
                         SuperfamilyTellinoidea Blainville, 1814  
                            FamilySemelidae Stoliczka, 1870  
                               GenusAbra Lamarck, 1818  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesAbra aequalis (Say, 1822) – Atlantic abra 
                                  SpeciesAbra alba   
                                  SpeciesAbra californica Kundsen, 1970  
                                  SpeciesAbra lioica (Dall, 1881) – smooth abra 
                                  SpeciesAbra longicallis Sacchi, 1836 – long abra 
                                  SpeciesAbra nitida (O. F. Mueller, 1776)  
                                  SpeciesAbra pacifica Dall, 1915  
                                  SpeciesAbra prismatica   
                                  SpeciesAbra profundorum E. A. Smith, 1885  
                                  SpeciesAbra tenuis (Montagu, 1818)  
                                  SpeciesAbra tepocana Dall, 1915  

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

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