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family

piddocks
Pholadidae Lamarck, 1809

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Bivalvia - bivalves »  order Myida »  superfamily Pholadoidea

Scientific synonyms

incl. Jouannetiinae Tryon, 1862, Martesiinae Grant & Gale, 1931, Pholadini Lamarck, 1809, Xylophaginae Purchon, 1941
Adesmoidea
Xylophagaidae
Xylophagainae

Included taxa

Number of records: 17

genus Aspidopholas Fischer, 1887
genus Barnea Leach in Risso, 1826
genus Chaceia Turner, 1953
genus Cyrtopleura Tryon, 1862
genus Diplothyra Tryon, 1862
genus Jouannetia Desmoulins, 1828
genus Lignopholas H. Turner, 1955
genus Martesia Sowerby, 1824
genus Netastoma Carpenter, 1884
genus Parapholas Conrad, 1848
genus Penitella Valenciennes, 1846
genus Pholadidea Turton, 1819
genus Pholas Linnaeus, 1758 - piddock
genus Talona Gray, 1842
genus Xylophaga Turton, 1822
genus Xylopholas Turner, 1972
genus Zirfaea Gray, 1842

Links and literature

CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Pholadidae]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013
EN Carter J. et al (2011): A Synoptical Classification of the Bivalvia (Mollusca) [http://kuscholarworks.ku.edu/dspace/hand...], Paleontological Contributions 4 [as Pholadidae Lamarck, 1809]
Data retrieved on: 6 April 2014
EN Carter J. et al (2011): A Synoptical Classification of the Bivalvia (Mollusca) [http://kuscholarworks.ku.edu/dspace/hand...], Paleontological Contributions 4 [as Jouannetiinae Tryon, 1862b]
Data retrieved on: 6 April 2014
EN Carter J. et al (2011): A Synoptical Classification of the Bivalvia (Mollusca) [http://kuscholarworks.ku.edu/dspace/hand...], Paleontological Contributions 4 [as Martesiinae U. Grant & Gale, 1931]
Data retrieved on: 6 April 2014
EN Carter J. et al (2011): A Synoptical Classification of the Bivalvia (Mollusca) [http://kuscholarworks.ku.edu/dspace/hand...], Paleontological Contributions 4 [as Pholadini Lamarck, 1809]
Data retrieved on: 6 April 2014
EN Carter J. et al (2011): A Synoptical Classification of the Bivalvia (Mollusca) [http://kuscholarworks.ku.edu/dspace/hand...], Paleontological Contributions 4 [as Xylophaginae Purchon, 1941]
Data retrieved on: 6 April 2014

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