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Venerupis philippinarum  (A. Adams and Reeve, 1850)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 81477

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Tapes philippinarum (A. Adams and Reeve, 1850)
    Tapes japonica Deshayes, 1853
    Tapes semidecussata Reeve, 1864
    Venerupis semidecussata (Reeve, 1864)
    Venerupis japonica (Deshayes, 1853)
  Common Name(s): Japanese littleneck [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                         SuperfamilyVeneroidea Rafinesque, 1815  
                            FamilyVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815  
                               GenusVenerupis Lamarck, 1818  
                                  SpeciesVenerupis philippinarum (A. Adams and Reeve, 1850) – Japanese littleneck  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Venerupis philippinarum   
  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: Venerupis philippinarum, Japanese littleneck [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: East Pacific  






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