Tellina

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Tellina
Temporal range: Eocene–Recent
Angulus fabula.jpg
Exterior of one valve of Tellina fabula
Scutarcopagia scobinata.jpg
Exterior of a valve of Tellina scobinata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order: Veneroida
Family: Tellinidae
Genus: Tellina
Linnaeus, 1758
Species

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Synonyms[1]
  • Cadella Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938
  • Fabulina Gray, 1851
  • Megangulus Afshar, 1969
  • Moerella Fischer, 1887
  • Pinguitellina Iredale, 1927
  • Scutarcopagia Pilsbry, 1918

Tellina is a widely distributed genus of marine bivalve molluscs, in the family Tellinidae. [1]

Species[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Gofas, S. (2011). Tellina Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138533 on 2012-01-08