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Ovulidae  Fleming, 1822
Taxonomic Serial No.: 72772

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 1999   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                      FamilyOvulidae Fleming, 1822  
    Direct Children:  
                         Genus Aperiovula Cate, 1973  
                         Genus Cymbovula Cate, 1974  
                         Genus Cyphoma Roding, 1798  
                         Genus Delonovolva   
                         Genus Neosimnia P. Fischer, 1884  
                         Genus Pedicularia Swainson, 1840  
                         Genus Phenacovolva Iredale, 1930  
                         Genus Primovula Thiele, 1925  
                         Genus Pseudocyphoma Cate, 1973  
                         Genus Pseudosimnia Schilder, 1927  
                         Genus Simnia Risso, 1826  
                         Genus Simnialena Cate, 1973  
                         Genus Spiculata   
                         Genus Subsimnia   
                         Genus Volva Linnaeus, 1758  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ovulidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26   
  Page(s): 526   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-01-8, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Ovulidae   

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