Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

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Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Genus
Mineralogy Species
BioLib.cz Import
BioLib.cz Import Genus
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Genus
McClain Bivalve Sizes Genus
Mineralogy Genus
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa Genus
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
Mineralogy Species
NCBI Taxonomy
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Genus
NMNH Invertebrate Zoology resource Genus
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Kelliella M. Sars, 1870
OBIS depth range resource Genus
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available Genus
Paleobiology Database
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Genus
Sloan-CoML NameLink Project
  • Kelliella
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Genus

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