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Chione  Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811
Taxonomic Serial No.: 81517

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Chionopsis Olsson, 1932
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2006   

 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  
                         SuperfamilyVeneroidea Rafinesque, 1815  
                            FamilyVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815  
                               GenusChione Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Chione amathusia (Philippi, 1844)  
                                  Species Chione californiensis (Broderip, 1835) – California venus 
                                  Species Chione cancellata (Linnaeus, 1767) – cross-barred venus 
                                  Species Chione cingenda   
                                  Species Chione gnidea (Broderip and Sowerby, 1829)  
                                  Species Chione kellettii (Hinds, 1845)  
                                  Species Chione mariae (Orbigny, 1846)  
                                  Species Chione paphia (Linnaeus, 1767) – king venus 
                                  Species Chione picta Willett, 1944  
                                  Species Chione pulicaria (Broderip, 1835)  
                                  Species Chione purpurissata Dall, 1902  
                                  Species Chione squamosa (Carpenter, 1857)  
                                  Species Chione subimbricata (Sowerby, 1835)  
                                  Species Chione subrugosa (Wood, 1828) – semi-rough chione 
                                  Species Chione succincta Linnaeus, 1767  
                                  Species Chione undatella (G. B. Sowerby I, 1835) – frilled venus 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Chione   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Coan, Eugene V., Paul Valentich Scott, and Frank R. Bernard  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: Bivalve Seashells of Western North America: Marine Bivalve Mollusks from Arctic Alaska to Baja California   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Monographs, Number 2; Studies in Biodiversity, Number 2   
  Page(s): viii + 764   
  Publisher: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place: Santa Barbara, California, USA   
  Reference for: Chione   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Millard, V.  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Classification of Mollusca: A classification of world wide Mollusca   
  Page(s): 1-544   
  Publisher: Victor Millard   
  Publication Place: South Africa   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-620-21261-6   
  Reference for: Chione   
  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: Chione   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Mollusca 'parahomonym' (same name, different kingdom) of plant Chione (TSN 35184)  



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