Malleidae Lamarck, 1819

Description: 

Original description: "Ligament marginal, allongé sur le bord, sublinéaire.

Les Mytilacées.

Les Malléacées."

(Lamarck, 1818: 424.)

Taxonomic notes: 

Original spelling: Les Malléacées (French vernacular; ), first latinized by Children, 1823:34.

-inae [as "trib. Malleacea" below family Mytilidae, n.t. Morchm 1853:49

-oidea, n.t., Nevesskaya et al., 1971, palont. Zhurnal 2:15.

Typification: 

Type species: Malleus Lamarck, 1799.

Fri, 2008-01-04 22:34 -- ilya
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Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith