Taxon profile


Mactroidea Lamarck, 1809

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Bivalvia - bivalves »  superorder Imparidentia

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

family Anatinellidae Deshayes in J. Gray, 1853
family Cardiliidae P. Fischer, 1887
family Mactridae Lamarck, 1809 - mactra surf clams
family Mesodesmatidae Gray, 1840

Links and literature

EN Carter J. et al (2011): A Synoptical Classification of the Bivalvia (Mollusca), Paleontological Contributions 4 [as Mactroidea Lamarck, 1809]
Data retrieved on: 6 April 2014

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