Bivalvia

plural noun
Bi·​val·​via | \bīˈvalvēə\

Definition of Bivalvia 

in former classifications

: the Lamellibranchia and Brachiopoda considered as a natural group sometimes : lamellibranchia

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History and Etymology for Bivalvia

New Latin, from English bivalve entry 2 + New Latin -ia

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