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Corbula  Bruguiere, 1797
Taxonomic Serial No.: 81711

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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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassBivalvia Linnaeus, 1758 – bivalves, clams, bivalves, palourdes, bivalve, mexilhão, ostra  
                            SuperfamilyMyoidea Lamarck, 1809  
                               FamilyCorbulidae Lamarck, 1818  
                                  GenusCorbula Bruguiere, 1797  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Corbula alabamiensis Lea, 1833  
                                     Species Corbula barrattiana C. B. Adams, 1852 – barratt corbula, truncate corbula 
                                     Species Corbula bicarinata (Sowerby, 1833)  
                                     Species Corbula biradiata (Sowerby, 1833)  
                                     Species Corbula caribaea   
                                     Species Corbula chittyana C. B. Adams, 1852 – snubnose corbula 
                                     Species Corbula contracta Say, 1822 – contracted corbula 
                                     Species Corbula cubaniana D'Orbigny, 1842 – cuba corbula 
                                     Species Corbula cymella Dall, 1881 – wavy corbula 
                                     Species Corbula dietziana C. B. Adams, 1852 – dietz corbula, rose corbula 
                                     Species Corbula kelseyi Dall, 1916 – kelsey corbula 
                                     Species Corbula krebsiana C. B. Adams, 1852 – Krebs corbula 
                                     Species Corbula luteola Carpenter, 1864 – western corbula 
                                     Species Corbula nasuta Sowerby, 1833 – snubby corbula 
                                     Species Corbula nuciformis Sowerby, 1833 – nut corbula 
                                     Species Corbula porcella Dall, 1916 – ribbed corbula 
                                     Species Corbula sulcata   
                                     Species Corbula swiftiana C. B. Adams, 1852 – swift corbula, radial-ridged corbula 

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

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