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Vesicomya  Dall, 1886
Taxonomic Serial No.: 81367

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Archivesia Dall, 1908
  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  
                         SuperfamilyGlossoidea J. E. Gray, 1847  
                            FamilyVesicomyidae Dall and Simpson, 1901  
                               GenusVesicomya Dall, 1886  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Vesicomya angulata (Dall, 1896)  
                                  Species Vesicomya atlantica (E. A. Smith, 1885)  
                                  Species Vesicomya bruuni Filatova, 1969  
                                  Species Vesicomya caribbea Boss, 1967  
                                  Species Vesicomya cordata Boss, 1968  
                                  Species Vesicomya gigas (Dall, 1896)  
                                  Species Vesicomya leeana (Dall, 1889)  
                                  Species Vesicomya lepta (Dall, 1896)  
                                  Species Vesicomya ovalis (Dall, 1896)  
                                  Species Vesicomya pilula (Dall, 1881)  
                                  Species Vesicomya smithii Dall, 1889  
                                  Species Vesicomya stearnsii (Dall, 1895)  
                                  Species Vesicomya vesica (Dall, 1886) – fat vesicomya 

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

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