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Pharidae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1856

23091  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:23091)

accepted
Family
Genus Afrophaxas Cosel, 1993
Subfamily Cultellinae Davies, 1935
Genus Cultellus Schumacher, 1817
Genus Ensiculus H. Adams, 1861
Genus Ensis Schumacher, 1817
Genus Nasopharus Cosel, 1993
Genus Neosiliqua Habe, 1965
Genus Orbicularia Deshayes, 1850
Subfamily Pharellinae Stoliczka, 1870
Subfamily Pharinae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1856
Genus Pharus Gray, 1840
Genus Phaxas Leach in Gray, 1852
Subfamily Siliquinae Bronn, 1862
Genus Sinucultellus Cosel, 1993
Genus Sinupharus Cosel, 1993

Genus Aulus Oken, 1815 accepted as Siliqua Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 (synonym)
Genus Ceratisolen Forbes in Forbes & Hanley, 1848 accepted as Pharus Gray, 1840 (objective synonym)
Genus Cultrensis Coen, 1933 accepted as Phaxas Leach in Gray, 1852
Genus Ensatella Swainson, 1840 accepted as Ensis Schumacher, 1817 (synonym)
Genus Leguminaria Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Siliqua Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 (objective synonym of Siliqua)
Genus Machaera Gould, 1841 accepted as Siliqua Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 (invalid: junior homonym of Machaera Cuvier, 1832 [Pisces]; Neomachaera is a replacement name)
Subfamily Novaculininae Ghosh, 1920 accepted as Pharellinae Stoliczka, 1870 (a junior synonym)
Genus Pharus Leach in Brown, 1844 accepted as Pharus Gray, 1840
Genus Phaxus [sic] accepted as Phaxas Leach in Gray, 1852 (misspelling)
Genus Solecurtoides Des Moulins, 1832 accepted as Siliqua Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2018). Pharidae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1856. Accessed at: http://molluscabase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=23091 on 2018-11-19
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additional source Cosel R. von (1993). The razor shells of the eastern Atlantic. Part 1: Solenidae and Pharidae I (Bivalvia: Solenacea). <i>Archiv für Molluskenkunde 122 (Zilch Festschrift)</i>: 207-321 [details]   

additional source Bieler R., Carter J.G. & Coan E.V. (2010). Classification of Bivalve families. Pp. 113-133, <i>in</i>: Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2010), Nomenclator of Bivalve Families. <i>Malacologia</i> 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 



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Swedish knivmusslor  [details]