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Tethyidae  Rafinesque, 1815
Taxonomic Serial No.: 78522

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Tethydidae Rafinesque, 1815
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - unavailable, incorrect original spelling   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Tethyidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Melville, R. V., and J. D. D. Smith, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Official Lists and Indexes of Names and Works in Zoology   
  Page(s): 366   
  Publisher: The International Trust for Zoological Nomenclature   
  Publication Place: London, England   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0 85301 004 8   
  Reference for: Tethyidae   
  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: Tethyidae   

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  Comment: Homonym with sponge family Tethyidae Gray, 1848 (TSN 48568) resolved by action of the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature, which declared Tethyidae Rafinesque 1815 to be an incorrect original spelling. See Melville & Smith, eds. (1987)  



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