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Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815

211  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:211)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Arcuatulinae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979
Subfamily Bathymodiolinae Kenk & B. R. Wilson, 1985
Subfamily Brachidontinae F. Nordsieck, 1969
Subfamily Crenellinae Gray, 1840
Subfamily Dacrydiinae Ockelmann, 1983
  » Genus Dacrydium Torell, 1859
Subfamily Lithophaginae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857
Subfamily Modiolinae G. Termier & H. Termier, 1950
  » Genus Arenifodiens B. R. Wilson, 2006
  » Genus Jolya Bourguignat, 1877
  » Genus Lioberus Dall, 1898
  » Genus Modiolus Lamarck, 1799
  » Genus Gibbomodiola Sacco, 1898 (taxon inquirendum)
Subfamily Musculinae Iredale, 1939
Subfamily Mytilinae Rafinesque, 1815
Subfamily Septiferinae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979
  » Genus Septifer Récluz, 1848

Subfamily [unassigned] Mytilidae (temporary name)

Genus Brachyodontes Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Brachidontes Swainson, 1840 (error for Brachidontes Swainson, 1840)
Genus Lamya Soot-Ryen, 1958 accepted as Arcuatula Jousseaume in Lamy, 1919 (synonym)
Genus Lanistina Gray, 1847 accepted as Musculus Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Genus Lithodomus Cuvier, 1816 accepted as Lithophaga Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Genus Lithophagus accepted as Lithophaga Röding, 1798 (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Modiola Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Modiolus Lamarck, 1799
Genus Modiolarca Gray, 1842 accepted as Musculus (Modiolarca) Gray, 1842 represented as Musculus Röding, 1798
Genus Modiolaria Beck in Robert, 1838 accepted as Musculus Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Genus Musculista Yamamoto & Habe, 1958 accepted as Arcuatula Jousseaume in Lamy, 1919 (synonym)
Genus Myoforceps P. Fischer, 1886 accepted as Leiosolenus (Myoforceps) P. Fischer, 1886 represented as Leiosolenus Carpenter, 1857
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2019). Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2019) African Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=211 on 2020-02-19
Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2020). African Register of Marine Species. Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/afremas%20/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=211 on 2020-02-19
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2012-01-04 17:55:52Z
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additional source Soot-Ryen T. (1955). A report on the family Mytilidae. <i>Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 20</i>: 1-154 pl. 1-20 [details]   

additional source Gosling E. (editor) (1992). The mussel <i>Mytilus</i>: ecology, physiology, genetics and culture. <i>* Developments in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science, 25. Elsevier, Amsterdam. xiii + 589 pp.</i>:  [details]   

additional source Morton B. (2015). Evolution and adaptive radiation in the Mytiloidea (Bivalvia): clues from the pericardial-posterior byssal retractor musculature complex. <em>Molluscan Research.</em> 35(4): 227-245., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2015.1053167 [details]   

additional source Lorion, J., Kiel, S., Faure, B., Kawato, M., Ho, S. Y. M., Marshall, B., Tsuchida, S., Miyazaki, J.-I. & Fujiwara, Y. (2013). Adaptive radiation of chemosymbiotic deep-sea mussels. <em>Proceedings of the Royal Society B280: 1-9.</em>  [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]   
 
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