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Linga  De Gregorio, 1884
Taxonomic Serial No.: 80441

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Bellucina Dall, 1901
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: unverified  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: unknown   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassBivalvia Linnaeus, 1758 – bivalves, clams, bivalves, palourdes, bivalve, mexilhão, ostra  
                   SubclassHeterodonta Neumayr, 1884  
                      OrderVeneroida H. Adams and A. Adams, 1856  
                         SuperfamilyLucinoidea J. Fleming, 1828  
                            FamilyLucinidae Fleming, 1828  
                               GenusLinga De Gregorio, 1884  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Linga amiantus (Dall, 1886) – miniature lucine 
                                  Species Linga cancellaris (Philippi, 1846)  
                                  Species Linga columbella Lamarck, 1819  
                                  Species Linga excavata (Carpenter, 1857) – excavated lucina 
                                  Species Linga leucocyma Dall, 1886 – four-rib lucine 
                                  Species Linga leucocymoides (Lowe, 1935)  
                                  Species Linga pensylvanica (Linnaeus, 1758) – pennsylvania lucine 
                                  Species Linga sombrerensis (Dall, 1886) – sombrero lucine 
                                  Species Linga undatoides (Hertlein and Strong, 1945)  

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Linga   
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