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Nuculidae Gray, 1824

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Genus Acila H. Adams & A. Adams, 1858
Genus Austronucula Powell, 1939
Genus Brevinucula Thiele, 1934
Genus Condylonucula D. R. Moore, 1977
Genus Dacryomya Agassiz, 1840 †
Genus Ennucula Iredale, 1931
Genus Gibbonucula Eames, 1951 †
Genus Iheringinucula del Río & Camacho, 1996 †
Genus Lacia Slodkewitsch, 1967 †
Genus Leionucula Quenstedt, 1930 †
Genus Linucula Marwick, 1931
Genus Lissanucula Woodring, 1973 †
Genus Neonucula T. C. Lan & Y.-C. Lee, 2001
Genus Nucula Lamarck, 1799
Genus Nuculoidea H. S. Williams & Breger, 1916 †
Genus Nuculoma Cossmann, 1907 †
Genus Nuculopsis Girty, 1911 †
Genus Palaeonucula W. Quenstedt, 1930 †
Genus Pronucula Hedley, 1902
Genus Quadratonucula Dickins, 1963 †
Genus Sinonucula F.-S. Xu, 1985
Genus Trigonucula Ichikawa, 1949 †
Genus Varinucula P. A. Maxwell, 1988

Genus Deminucula Iredale, 1931 accepted as Nucula Lamarck, 1799 (synonym)
Genus Lamellinucula Schenck, 1944 accepted as Nucula (Lamellinucula) Schenck, 1944 accepted as Nucula Lamarck, 1799
Genus Lionucula Thiele, 1934 accepted as Leionucula Quenstedt, 1930 † (unjustified emendation of Leionucula)
Subfamily Nuculominae P. A. Maxwell, 1988 accepted as Nuculidae Gray, 1824
Genus Nuculopsis Woodring, 1925 † accepted as Lissanucula Woodring, 1973 † (Invalid: not Girty, 1911)
Genus Polyodonta Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 accepted as Nucula Lamarck, 1799 (objective synonym of Nucula)
Genus Rumptunucula Bergmans, 1978 accepted as Nucula (Rumptunucula) Bergmans, 1978 represented as Nucula Lamarck, 1799
Not documented
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additional source Kilburn, R.N. (1999). The Family Nuculidae (Bivalvia: Protobranchia) in South Africa and Mozambique. <em>Annals of the Natal Museum.</em> 40: 245-268., available online at [details]   

additional source Rhind, P. M.; Allen, J. A. (1992). Studies on the deep-sea Protobranchia (Bivalvia): the family Nuculidae. <em>Bulletin of the British Museum Natural History (Zoology).</em> 58(1): 61-93., available online at [details]   

additional source Bergmans, W. (1978). Taxonomic revision of Recent Australian Nuculidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia) except Ennucula Iredale, 1931. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 31(17): 673-736., available online at [details]   

redescription Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]   

redescription Mikkelsen, P. M. & Bieler, R. (2007). <i>Seashells of Southern Florida. Living marine mollusks of the Florida Keys and adjacent regions. Bivalves.</i> Princeton: Princeton University Press. 503 pp. [publisher's copyright date given as "2008"].  [details]   

status source Bieler, R.; Carter, J. G.; Coan, E. V. (2010). Classification of Bivalve families. Pp. 113-133, in: Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2010), Nomenclator of Bivalve Families. <em>Malacologia.</em> 52(2): 1-184. [details]   
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