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Bivalvia Ostreoida Pectinidae 

Pleuronectia Swainson, 1840

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Amusium Röding, 1798

Type Species

Pleuronectia laevigata Swainson, 1840 (=junior synonym of Ostrea pleuronectes Linnaeus, 1758) by Monotypy


 Dijkstra, H.H. & Marshall, B.A. 1997. p.95 General reference
 Dijkstra, H.H. & Marshall, B.A. 1997. p.95 [ synonym for Amusium Roding, 1798. ]  Taxonomic arrangement


                    Pectinidae Wilkes, 1810
                      Amusium Röding, 1798
                        Pleuronectia Swainson, 1840


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=76290) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.