Registered 23,234 species  (Collections:374,652; Observations:76,987; Other records:5,938)
Classification : Eukarya - Opisthokonta - Animalia - Mollusca - Bivalvia - Heterodonta - Veneroida - Tellinoidea
真核生物ドメイン - Opisthokonta - 動物界 - 軟体動物門 - 二枚貝綱 - 異歯亜綱 - マルスダレガイ目 - Tellinoidea上科

Family Tellinidae   Blainville, 1814     ニッコウガイ科

Bivalvia  Linnaeus, 1758  二枚貝綱

Lamellibranchiata Blainville, 1824

Pelecypoda Goldfuss, 1820

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Bieler, R. and P. M. Mikkelsen (2006) Bivalvia-a look at the branches. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 148: 223-235. 
Bieler, R., Carter, J. G. and E. V. Coan (2010) Classification of bivalve families. In: Buchet, P. and J.-P. Rocroí (2010), Nomenclator of bivalve families. Malacologia 52: 1-184. 
Matsukuma, A. (2000) Family Tellinidae. In: Okutani, T. (ed.), Marine Mollusks in Japan. Tokai University Press, Tokyo, 971-983 (in Japanese). 
Okutani, T. (2005) Insular Shelf, Slope, and Bathyal Bivalve and Scaphopod Fauna around the Nansei Islands, Southwestern Japan. Deep-Sea Fauna and Pollutants in Nansei Islands, National Science Museum Monographs 29: 115-135.