Taxon profile


Venus Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Bivalvia - bivalves »  order Venerida »  family Veneridae - venus clams »  subtribus Venerina

Included taxa

Number of records: 22

species Venus albina Sowerby, 1853
species Venus analoga E. Forbes, 1846
species Venus arcotensis E. Forbes, 1846
species Venus casina C. Linnaeus, 1758

Venus casina

species Venus cassinaeformis Yokoyama, 1924
species Venus chevreuxi Ph. Dautzenberg, 1891
species Venus crebrisulca Lamarck, 1818

Venus crebrisulca

species Venus crenatula Sowerby, 1852
species Venus damasoi T. Cossignani, 2015

Venus damasoi

species Venus declivis Sowerby, 1853

Venus declivis

species Venus eximia E. Forbes, 1846
species Venus lyra Hanley, 1845
species Venus nux J. F. Gmelin, 1791

Venus nux

species Venus petricosa C.T. Simpson, 1855
species Venus petulca C. Linnaeus, 1758
species Venus sinuosa (J.B.P.A. Lamarck, 1818)
species Venus subrosalina J.R. le B. Tomlin, 1923

Venus subrosalina

species Venus thomassini Fischer-Piette & Vukadinovic, 1977
species Venus verdensis Dautzenberg & H. Fischer, 1906
species Venus verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758

Venus verrucosa

Fossil taxa

species Venus burdigalensis Mayer, 1863

Nomina dubia dub.

species Venus foveolata Sowerby, 1853 dub.

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extinct taxon

dub. nomen dubium - name of unknown or doubtful application