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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 138211

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBivalvia (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodonta (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuheterodonta (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya truncata Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyidae Lamarck, 1809
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya (Arenomya) Winckworth, 1930 (synonym)
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgapers  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandskjell  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandskjel  [details]
Direct child
taxa (88)

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya baxteri Coan & Valentich-Scott, 1997
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya pseudoarenaria Schlesch, 1931
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya truncata Linnaeus, 1758

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya (Arenomya) Winckworth, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya abrupta Conrad, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPanopea abrupta (Conrad, 1849) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya acuta Say, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya alba Agassiz, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya anatina Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTugonia anatina (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya angulata Spengler, 1793 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnatinella nicobarica (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya anserifera Spengler, 1793 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaternula spengleri (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya antarctica Melvill & Standen, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaternula elliptica (King, 1832)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arctica Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHiatella arctica (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya atlantica Spengler, 1793 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies australis (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya australis Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies australis (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya bidentata Montagu, 1803 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKurtiella bidentata (Montagu, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya binghami (Turton, 1822) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphenia binghami Turton, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya byssifera Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHiatella arctica (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya cancellata Conrad, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatyodon cancellatus (Conrad, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya communis Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya convexa W. Wood, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThracia convexa (W. Wood, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya corpulenta Conrad, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya crispata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZirfaea crispata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya declivis Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya decussata Montagu, 1808 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola lithophaga (Retzius, 1788)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya distorta Montagu, 1803 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThracia distorta (Montagu, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya donacina Spengler, 1793 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies donacina (Spengler, 1793)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya dubia Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRocellaria dubia (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya eideri Hopner Petersen, 1999 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya pseudoarenaria Schlesch, 1931
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya elongata Locard, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya erodona Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErodona mactroides Bosc, 1801
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya ferruginea Gray J.E., 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellimya ferruginosa (Montagu, 1808)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya ferruginosa Montagu, 1808 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellimya ferruginosa (Montagu, 1808)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya gaditana Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScrobicularia plana (da Costa, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya gigas Lightfoot, 1786 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPanopea glycimeris (Born, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya glycimeris Born, 1778 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPanopea glycimeris (Born, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya guinensis Spengler, 1793 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTugonia anatina (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya hemphilli Newcomb, 1874 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya hispanica Philippi, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScrobicularia plana (da Costa, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya hyalina Conrad, 1831 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyonsia hyalina (Conrad, 1831)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya inaequivalvis Montagu, 1803 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorbula gibba (Olivi, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya inopia Hanna, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptomya californica (Conrad, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya intermedia Dall, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya baxteri Coan & Valentich-Scott, 1997
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya japonica Jay, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya labiata Maton, 1810 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErodona mactroides Bosc, 1801
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya lata J. Sowerby, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya lutraria Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutraria lutraria (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya mindorensis A. Adams & Reeve, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptomya californica (Conrad, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya neoovata Hopner Petersen, 1999 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya pseudoarenaria Schlesch, 1931
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya neouddevalensis Høpner Petersen, 1999 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya truncata Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya neouddevallensis Hopner Petersen, 1999 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya pseudoarenaria Schlesch, 1931
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya nicobarica Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnatinella nicobarica (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya nitens Montagu, 1808 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErvilia nitens (Montagu, 1808)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya nitida Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbra nitida (O. F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya nitida Fabricius, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyonsia norwegica (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya norvegica Spengler, 1793 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPanomya norvegica (Spengler, 1793)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya norwegica Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyonsia norwegica (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya oblonga Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutraria oblonga (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya oonogai Makiyama, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya orbiculata Spengler, 1793 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScrobicularia plana (da Costa, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya ovalis Turton, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya truncata Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya papyracea Spengler, 1793 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnatinella nicobarica (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya particolor Perry, 1811 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPanopea glycimeris (Born, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya pellucida Brown, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyonsia norwegica (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya perna Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna perna (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya pholadia Montagu, 1803 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRocellaria dubia (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya picea W. Wood, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyrtodaria siliqua (Spengler, 1793)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya praecisa Gould, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya truncata Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya praetenuis Pulteney, 1799 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCochlodesma praetenue (Pulteney, 1799)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya priapus Tilesius, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPanomya priapus (Tilesius, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya pubescens Pulteney, 1799 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThracia pubescens (Pulteney, 1799)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya pullus J. de C. Sowerby, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya truncata Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya purpurea Montagu, 1808 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurtonia minuta (Fabricius, 1780)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya purpurea Montagu, 1808 sensu Turton, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHiatella rugosa (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya rostrata Spengler, 1793 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuspidaria rostrata (Spengler, 1793)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya semistriata Hanley, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptomya semistriata (Hanley, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya siliqua Spengler, 1793 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyrtodaria siliqua (Spengler, 1793)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya simplex Holmes, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBasterotia elliptica (Récluz, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya solemyalis Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEntodesma solemyalis (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya striata Montagu, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyonsia norwegica (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya suborbicularis Montagu, 1803 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKellia suborbicularis (Montagu, 1803)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMya subovata Woodward, 1833 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMya subtruncata Woodward, 1833 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya tenuis Philippi, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptomya californica (Conrad, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya tugon Deshayes, 1830 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTugonia anatina (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya uddevalensis Hancock, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya truncata Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya uzenensis Nomura & Zinbo, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya pseudoarenaria Schlesch, 1931
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya vulsella Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVulsella vulsella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority The name Mya was placed on the Official List by ICZN Opinion 94. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification  Arenomya Winckworth, 1930 is a valid genus according to Nordsieck (1969), but a valid subgenus of Mya according to Macneil (1965), Strauch (1972) and Bernard (1979a) [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138211
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2013-04-03 06:44:46Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Mya Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138211 on 2014-08-23
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