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Bivalvia Limoida Limidae 

Limidae Rafinesque, 1815

Type of listing: Name in current use


Included taxa

   Lima Bruguière, 1797
   Limaria Link, 1807
   Limea Bronn, 1831
   Limatula Wood, 1839
   Ctenoides Mörch, 1853
   Acesta H. & A. Adams, 1858
   Limatulella Sacco, 1898
   Divarilima Powell, 1958
   Fukama Kilburn, 1998

Common Name

File Shells p.284      Allan, J. 1950.  


 Allan, J. 1950. p.284 General reference
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.180 General reference
 Cotton, B.C. 1961. p.109-110 General reference
 Cotton, B.C. 1961. p.109 [ Key to genera of the Family Limidae ]  Key
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.533 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. pls. 16-18 General reference


                  Limidae Rafinesque, 1815


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16425) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2001-09-07.