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Panopea generosa  Gould, 1850
Taxonomic Serial No.: 81777

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Pacific geoduck [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  
                      OrderMyoida Goldfuss, 1820  
                         SuperfamilyHiatelloidea J. E. Gray, 1824  
                            FamilyHiatellidae Gray, 1824  
                               GenusPanopea Menard, 1807  
                                  SpeciesPanopea generosa Gould, 1850 – Pacific geoduck  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Panopea generosa   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Vadopalas, Brent, Theodore W. Pietsch, and Carolyn S. Friedman  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Proper Name for the Geoduck: Resurrection of Panopea Generosa Gould, 1850, from the Synonymy of Panopea abrupta (Conrad, 1849) (Bivalvia: Myoida: Hiatellidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Malacologia, vol. 52, no. 1   
  Page(s): 169-173   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0076-2997   
  Reference for: Panopea generosa, Pacific geoduck [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: East Pacific  






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