NARMS taxon details

Venerinae Rafinesque, 1815

152410  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:152410)

accepted
Subfamily
Genus Antigona Schumacher, 1817
Genus Chamelea Mörch, 1853
Genus Circomphalus Mörch, 1853
Genus Clausinella Gray, 1851
Genus Globivenus Coen, 1934
Genus Lirophora Conrad, 1863
Genus Mercenaria Schumacher, 1817
Genus Periglypta Jukes-Browne, 1914
Genus Timoclea T. Brown, 1827
Genus Venus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Venus casina Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Venus nux Gmelin, 1791
  » Species Venus verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758
    » Variety Venus verrucosa var. aegyptiaca Pallary, 1912 accepted as Venus verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
    » Variety Venus verrucosa var. albolimbata Brusina, 1891 accepted as Venus verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
    » Variety Venus verrucosa var. inaequivalvis Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 accepted as Venus verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
    » Variety Venus verrucosa var. major Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 accepted as Venus verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
    » Variety Venus verrucosa var. mitzopoulosi Sakellariou, 1958 accepted as Venus verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
    » Variety Venus verrucosa var. ornata Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 accepted as Venus verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
    » Variety Venus verrucosa var. rosea Pallary, 1900 accepted as Venus verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
    » Variety Venus verrucosa var. transversa Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 accepted as Venus verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
    » Variety Venus verrucosa var. tumida Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 accepted as Venus verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
  » Subgenus Venus (Chamelea) Mörch, 1853 accepted as Chamelea Mörch, 1853
  » Subgenus Venus (Cytherea) Lamarck, 1805 accepted as Cytherea Lamarck, 1805
  » Subgenus Venus (Tapes) Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 accepted as Tapes Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811
  » Species Venus aenea W. Turton, 1819 accepted as Venerupis aurea (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus alope Brusina, 1870 accepted as Timoclea ovata (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted > nomen nudum, nomen nudum)
  » Species Venus analis Philippi, 1851 accepted as Ruditapes philippinarum (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850) (dubious synonym)
  » Species Venus araneosa Philippi, 1847 accepted as Polititapes aureus (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Venus astartoides Beck in Middendorf, 1849 accepted as Liocyma fluctuosa (Gould, 1841)
  » Species Venus aurea Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Polititapes aureus (Gmelin, 1791) (original combination)
  » Species Venus beudantii Payraudeau, 1826 accepted as Venerupis aurea (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus bicolor Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Venerupis aurea (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus biradiata Risso, 1826 accepted as Clausinella fasciata (da Costa, 1778)
  » Species Venus borealis Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Lucinoma borealis (Linnaeus, 1767)
  » Species Venus brongniartii Payraudeau, 1826 accepted as Clausinella fasciata (da Costa, 1778)
  » Species Venus buccardium Born, 1778 accepted as Arctica islandica (Linnaeus, 1767)
  » Species Venus busschaerdi Requien, 1848 accepted as Clausinella fasciata (da Costa, 1778)
  » Species Venus callipyga Born, 1778 accepted as Circenita callipyga (Born, 1778)
  » Species Venus cancellata Delle Chiaje, 1830 accepted as Digitaria digitaria (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Venus casinula Deshayes, 1835 accepted as Venus casina Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Venus catenifera Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Venerupis aurea (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus chione Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Callista chione (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Venus compressa Montagu, 1808 accepted as Astarte montagui (Dillwyn, 1817)
  » Species Venus consobrina Deshayes, 1854 accepted as Venus casina Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Venus corrugata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Venerupis corrugata (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus corrugatula Krynicki, 1837 accepted as Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > nomen nudum)
  » Species Venus corrugatula Siemaschko, 1847 accepted as Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Venus crenulata Risso, 1826 accepted as Astarte fusca (Poli, 1795)
  » Species Venus cygnus (Lamarck, 1818) accepted as Venus casina Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Venus cyprinoides Anton, 1838 accepted as Mercenaria mercenaria (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Venus cyrilli Scacchi, 1832 accepted as Gouldia minima (Montagu, 1803)
  » Species Venus danmonia Montagu, 1808 accepted as Astarte sulcata (da Costa, 1778)
  » Species Venus decussata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Ruditapes decussatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
  » Species Venus discina Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Venus casina Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Venus duminyi Requien, 1848 accepted as Clausinella fasciata (da Costa, 1778)
  » Species Venus dura Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Polititapes durus (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus effossa Philippi, 1836 accepted as Globivenus effossa (Philippi, 1836)
  » Species Venus exoleta Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Dosinia exoleta (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Venus fasciata (da Costa, 1778) accepted as Clausinella fasciata (da Costa, 1778)
  » Species Venus ferröensis Röding, 1798 accepted as Arctica islandica (Linnaeus, 1767)
  » Species Venus florida Poli, 1795 accepted as Ruditapes decussatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
  » Species Venus florida Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Polititapes aureus (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Venus floridella Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Venerupis aurea (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus fluctuosa Gould, 1841 accepted as Liocyma fluctuosa (Gould, 1841) (original combination)
  » Species Venus fusca Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Ruditapes decussatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Venus gallina Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
    » Variety Venus gallina var. alba Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 accepted as Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
    » Variety Venus gallina var. articulata Pallary, 1900 accepted as Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
    » Variety Venus gallina var. flava Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 accepted as Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
    » Variety Venus gallina var. gibba Jeffreys, 1864 accepted as Chamelea striatula (da Costa, 1778)
    » Variety Venus gallina var. major Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 accepted as Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
    » Variety Venus gallina var. minor Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 accepted as Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
    » Variety Venus gallina var. triangularis Jeffreys, 1864 accepted as Chamelea striatula (da Costa, 1778)
  » Species Venus geographica Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Venerupis geographica (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus gibba Danilo & Sandri, 1856 accepted as Coralliophaga lithophagella (Lamarck, 1819) (dubious synonym)
  » Species Venus gibbula Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Scrobicularia plana (da Costa, 1778)
  » Species Venus giraudi Gay, 1858 accepted as Venus casina Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Venus incompta Philippi, 1836 accepted as Mysia undata (Pennant, 1777)
  » Species Venus incrassata Brocchi, 1814 accepted as Astarte fusca (Poli, 1795)
  » Species Venus innominata Danilo & Sandri, 1856 accepted as Polititapes rhomboides (Pennant, 1777)
  » Species Venus inquinata Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Gouldia minima (Montagu, 1803)
  » Species Venus islandica Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Arctica islandica (Linnaeus, 1767) (original combination)
  » Species Venus joenia Benoit & Granata, 1878 accepted as Venus casina Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Venus lactea Donovan, 1803 accepted as Venus casina Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Venus laminosa Laskey, 1811 accepted as Chamelea striatula (da Costa, 1778)
  » Species Venus lemanii Payraudeau, 1826 accepted as Venus verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Venus lincta Pulteney, 1799 accepted as Dosinia lupinus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Venus lithophaga Retzius, 1788 accepted as Petricola lithophaga (Retzius, 1788)
  » Species Venus lithophaga Danilo & Sandri, 1856 accepted as Venerupis corrugata (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Venus longone Olivi, 1792 accepted as Polititapes rhomboides (Pennant, 1777)
  » Species Venus lupinus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Dosinia lupinus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Venus lupinus Brocchi, 1814 accepted as Diplodonta rotundata (Montagu, 1803) (Invalid: junior homonym of Venus lupinus Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Venus lusitanica Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Chamelea striatula (da Costa, 1778)
  » Species Venus mercenaria Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Mercenaria mercenaria (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
  » Species Venus miliaris Philippi, 1844 accepted as Kelliella miliaris (Philippi, 1844) (original combination)
  » Species Venus minima Montagu, 1803 accepted as Gouldia minima (Montagu, 1803) (original combination)
  » Species Venus minuta Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Turtonia minuta (Fabricius, 1780) (original combination)
  » Species Venus montagui Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Astarte montagui (Dillwyn, 1817)
  » Species Venus myrrha Brusina, 1870 accepted as Timoclea ovata (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted > nomen nudum, nomen nudum)
  » Species Venus nitens W. Turton, 1819 accepted as Venerupis aurea (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus nitens Scacchi & Philippi in Philippi, 1844 accepted as Venerupis aurea (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus notata Say, 1822 accepted as Mercenaria mercenaria (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  » Species Venus nuciformis Locard, 1886 accepted as Venus nux Gmelin, 1791
  » Species Venus nucleus Statuti, 1880 accepted as Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Venus nuculata Locard, 1891 accepted as Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Venus obscura Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Ruditapes decussatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Venus ochropicta Krynicki, 1837 accepted as Pitar rudis (Poli, 1795)
  » Species Venus ovata Pennant, 1777 accepted as Timoclea ovata (Pennant, 1777) (synonym)
  » Species Venus pallei Requien, 1848 accepted as Polititapes aureus (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Venus pallida W. Turton, 1822 accepted as Chamelea striatula (da Costa, 1778)
  » Species Venus papyracea Gray, 1825 accepted as Clementia papyracea (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus pectinata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Gafrarium pectinatum (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
  » Species Venus pectinula Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Timoclea ovata (Pennant, 1777)
  » Species Venus pectunculus Brocchi, 1814 accepted as Pitar rudis (Poli, 1795)
  » Species Venus petagnae O. G. Costa, 1830 accepted as Astarte fusca (Poli, 1795)
  » Species Venus petalina Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Venerupis aurea (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus phaseolina Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Venerupis aurea (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus philippinarum A. Adams & Reeve, 1850 accepted as Ruditapes philippinarum (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850) (original combination)
  » Species Venus picturata Requien, 1848 accepted as Polititapes aureus (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Venus pitar Röding, 1798 accepted as Arctica islandica (Linnaeus, 1767)
  » Species Venus prideauxiana Couch, 1841 accepted as Chamelea striatula (da Costa, 1778)
  » Species Venus pulchella Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Venerupis aurea (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus pullastra Montagu, 1803 accepted as Venerupis corrugata (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus pumila Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Gouldia minima (Montagu, 1803)
  » Species Venus punctulata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Venerupis corrugata (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus radiata Brocchi, 1814 † accepted as Chamelea radiata (Brocchi, 1814) † (invalid: junior homonym of Venus radiata Perry, 1811)
  » Species Venus rariflamma Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Polititapes durus (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Venus reflexa Montagu, 1808 accepted as Venus casina Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus rhomboides Pennant, 1777 accepted as Polititapes rhomboides (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted, original combination)
  » Species Venus roemeriana Issel, 1869 accepted as Timoclea roemeriana (Issel, 1869) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus rudis Poli, 1795 accepted as Pitar rudis (Poli, 1795) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus rugosa Pennant, 1777 accepted as Chamelea striatula (da Costa, 1778) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus rusterucii Payraudeau, 1826 accepted as Venus casina Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus sanguinolenta Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Polititapes rhomboides (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus sarniensis W. Turton, 1822 accepted as Polititapes rhomboides (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus saxatilis Fleuriau de Bellevue, 1802 accepted as Venerupis corrugata (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus scotica Maton & Racket, 1807 accepted as Astarte sulcata (da Costa, 1778) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus senegalensis Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Venerupis corrugata (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus sinuata Born, 1778 accepted as Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus spinifera Montagu, 1803 accepted as Myrtea spinifera (Montagu, 1803) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus subcordata Montagu, 1803 accepted as Venus verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus submercenaria Palmer, 1927 accepted as Mercenaria mercenaria (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus tenorii O. G. Costa, 1830 accepted as Venerupis geographica (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus textilis Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Paratapes textilis (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus textrix Chemnitz, 1784 accepted as Paratapes textilis (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, unavailable name, published in a work rejected y ICZN Direction 1; available from Deshayes, 1853)
  » Species Venus texturata Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Venerupis aurea (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus triangularis Montagu, 1803 accepted as Gouldia minima (Montagu, 1803) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus truncata Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Ruditapes decussatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus undata Pennant, 1777 accepted as Mysia undata (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus variegata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Ruditapes decussatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus vesta Brusina, 1870 accepted as Ruditapes decussatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus virago Lovén, 1846 accepted as Polititapes rhomboides (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted)
  » Species Venus ziczac Linnaeus, 1758, sensu Pearse, 1936 accepted as Mercenaria mercenaria (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, misapplication)

Genus Pullastra G. B. Sowerby I, 1826 accepted as Venerupis Lamarck, 1818 (synonym)
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Venerinae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2022) European Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marbef.org/data/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=152410 on 2022-07-06
Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2022). European Register of Marine Species. Venerinae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed at: https://www.vliz.be/vmdcdata/narms/narms.php?p=taxdetails&id=152410 on 2022-07-06
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2005-04-11 09:30:41Z
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context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]   

additional source Bieler, R.; Carter, J. G.; Coan, E. V. (2010). Classification of Bivalve families. Pp. 113-133, in: Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2010), Nomenclator of Bivalve Families. <em>Malacologia.</em> 52(2): 1-184. [details]   

redescription Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]