Taxon profile


Moerella Fischer, 1887

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Bivalvia - bivalves »  order Cardiida »  family Tellinidae

Scientific synonyms

Maera H. Adams & A. Adams, 1858
Moera H. Adams & A. Adams, 1856

Included taxa

Number of records: 16

species Moerella bertrandi (Cosel, 1995)
species Moerella boucheti (Cosel, 1995)
species Moerella canonica (Salisbury, 1934)

Moerella canonica

species Moerella donacina (C. Linnaeus, 1758)

Moerella donacina

species Moerella hilaris (Hanley, 1844)

Moerella hilaris

species Moerella huttoni (E. A. Smith, 1885)

Moerella huttoni

species Moerella jedoensis (C.E. Lischke, 1873)

Moerella jedoensis

species Moerella modica (Cosel, 1995)
species Moerella nishimurai (Kuroda & Habe, 1958)
species Moerella pulchella (Lamarck, 1818)

Moerella pulchella

species Moerella rutila (Dunker, 1860)
species Moerella tulipa (Hanley, 1844)

Moerella tulipa

species Moerella vidalensis (G. B. Sowerby III, 1904)
species Moerella virgulata (Hanley, 1845)

Fossil taxa

species Moerella quasimacoma Hickman, 2015
species Moerella securiclata Maxwell, 1992

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1098472]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Moerella P. Fischer, 1887]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2020

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extinct taxon