BIVALVIA Linnaeus, 1758
(bivalves)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
with images
No of
ID refs
Order 1 illustrated subtaxa
Family 1 illustrated subtaxa
Shell - inner surface (Click to view)
Genus 1 illustrated subtaxa
Superfamily 1 ident. refs
Superfamily 1 ident. refs
Shells - outer faces (Click to view)
Subclass 35 illustrated subtaxa 11 ident. refs
Shells - inner surfaces (Click to view)3 right valves - outer surfaces (Click to view)
Order 4 illustrated subtaxa
Order 3 illustrated subtaxa
Family 3 illustrated subtaxa
Mussel beds exposed at low tide (Click to view)Shells - hinge views (Click to view)Byssus (Click to view)
Genus 3 illustrated subtaxa
Order 2 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Right valve - inner surface (Click to view)Left valve - inner surface - dry (Click to view)
Family 2 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Left (upper) valve - muscle scars - close-up (Click to view)Animal - lower (convex) shell (Click to view)
Order 4 illustrated subtaxa
Subclass 1 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Order 1 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Family 1 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Shell - inner surface (Click to view)
Order 3 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Superfamily 1 ident. refs
Shell - dry (Click to view)
Unidentified
Taxonomic hierarchy:
ClassBIVALVIA (bivalves)
PhylumMOLLUSCA (slugs, snails, bivalves, octopus, sea slugs)
SuperphylumLOPHOTROCHOZOA (molluscs and relatives)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

Identification Works

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 42 general literature references relevant to BIVALVIA (bivalves)

BIVALVIA (bivalves) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 38 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for BIVALVIA (bivalves)
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