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Periploma  Schumacher, 1817
Taxonomic Serial No.: 81941

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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  
                      FamilyPeriplomatidae Dall, 1895  
                         GenusPeriploma Schumacher, 1817  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Periploma abyssorum   
                            Species Periploma affine A. E. Verrill and Bush, 1898 – arelated spoonclam, related spoonclam 
                            Species Periploma alaskanum Williams, 1940  
                            Species Periploma aleuticum (Krause, 1885) – Aleutian spoonclam 
                            Species Periploma anguliferum (Philippi, 1847) – angled spoonclam 
                            Species Periploma discus Stearns, 1890 – round spoonclam 
                            Species Periploma fragile (Totten, 1835) – fragile spoonclam 
                            Species Periploma leanum (Conrad, 1831) – lea spoonclam, oval spoonclam 
                            Species Periploma margaritaceum (Lamarck, 1801) – unequal spoonclam 
                            Species Periploma orbiculare   
                            Species Periploma papyratium (Say, 1822) – paper spoonclam 
                            Species Periploma planiusculum G. B. Sowerby I, 1834 – flat spoonclam 
                            Species Periploma tenerum P. Fischer, 1882 – delicate spoonclam 

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

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