WoRMS taxon details

Modiolus Lamarck, 1799

138223  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138223)

accepted
Genus
Eumodiolus Ihering, 1900 (objective synonym of Modiolus)
Modiolus (Modiolus) Lamarck, 1799· accepted, alternate representation
Volsella Scopoli, 1777 (invalid: suppressed by ICZN Opinion325)
Species Modiolus americanus (Leach, 1815)
Species Modiolus areolatus (Gould, 1850)
Species Modiolus auriculatus (Krauss, 1848)
Species Modiolus aurum Osorio Ruiz, 1979
Species Modiolus barbatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Modiolus capax (Conrad, 1837)
Species Modiolus carpenteri Soot-Ryen, 1963
Species Modiolus carvalhoi Klappenbach, 1966
Species Modiolus cecillii (Philippi, 1847)
Species Modiolus cochlear (Menke, 1848)
Species Modiolus comptus (G. B. Sowerby III, 1915)
Species Modiolus eiseni A. M. Strong & Hertlein, 1937
Species Modiolus ficoides Macsotay & Campos, 2001
Species Modiolus gallicus (Dautzenberg, 1895)
Species Modiolus gubernaculum (Dunker, 1856)
Species Modiolus kurilensis F. R. Bernard, 1983
Species Modiolus lineus (Hedley, 1907)
Species Modiolus lulat (Dautzenberg, 1891)
Species Modiolus margaritaceus (Nomura & Hatai, 1940)
Species Modiolus matris Pilsbry, 1921
Species Modiolus modiolus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Modiolus modulaides (Röding, 1798)
Species Modiolus nicklesi Ockelmann, 1983
Species Modiolus nipponicus (Oyama, 1950)
Species Modiolus patagonicus (d'Orbigny, 1842)
Species Modiolus penetectus (Verco, 1907)
Species Modiolus peronianus Laseron, 1956
Species Modiolus philippinarum (Hanley, 1843)
Species Modiolus rectus (Conrad, 1837)
Species Modiolus rufus (Fischer von Waldheim, 1807)
Species Modiolus sacculifer (Berry, 1953)
Species Modiolus squamosus Beauperthuy, 1967
Species Modiolus traillii (Reeve, 1857)
Species Modiolus tumescens (Clessin, 1888)
Species Modiolus verdensis Cosel, 1995

Species Modiolus floridus Dunker (taxon inquirendum, see note)

Species Modiolus semifuscus (Lamarck, 1819) (nomen dubium)

Subgenus Modiolus (Modiolus) Lamarck, 1799 represented as Modiolus Lamarck, 1799

Species Modiolus abyssicola Knudsen, 1970 accepted as Benthomodiolus abyssicola (Knudsen, 1970) (original combination)
Species Modiolus adriaticus (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Gibbomodiola adriatica (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Modiolus agglutinans (Cantraine, 1835) accepted as Lioberus agglutinans (Cantraine, 1835)
Species Modiolus agripetus (Iredale, 1939) accepted as Modiolus auriculatus (Krauss, 1848)
Species Modiolus albicosta (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Gibbomodiola albicosta (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Modiolus albicostata [sic] accepted as Modiolus albicosta (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Gibbomodiola albicosta (Lamarck, 1819) (misspelling)
Species Modiolus albicostatus [sic] accepted as Modiolus albicosta (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Gibbomodiola albicosta (Lamarck, 1819) (misspelling)
Species Modiolus altijugatus Marwick, 1931 † accepted as Xenostrobus altijugatus (Marwick, 1931) † (original combination)
Species Modiolus aratus (Dunker, 1857) accepted as Jolya arata (Dunker, 1857)
Species Modiolus arborescens (Dillwyn, 1817) accepted as Amygdalum arborescens (Fischer von Waldheim, 1807)
Species Modiolus arciformis Dall, 1909 accepted as Mytella charruana (d'Orbigny, 1842)
Species Modiolus arcuatulus Hanley, 1843 accepted as Arcuatula arcuatula (Hanley, 1843)
Species Modiolus ater (Zelebor, 1866) accepted as Xenostrobus neozelanicus (Iredale, 1915) (not Molina, 1782)
Species Modiolus australis sensu Suter, 1913 accepted as Modiolus areolatus (Gould, 1850) (misapplication)
Species Modiolus barbatellus Cantraine, 1835 accepted as Gregariella petagnae (Scacchi, 1832)
Species Modiolus capensis (Krauss, 1848) accepted as Arcuatula capensis (Krauss, 1848)
Species Modiolus cinnamomeus (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Botula cinnamomea (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Modiolus costulatus Risso, 1826 accepted as Musculus costulatus (Risso, 1826)
Species Modiolus cottoni Laseron, 1956 accepted as Modiolus areolatus (Gould, 1850)
Species Modiolus cumingianus (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Musculus cumingianus (Reeve, 1857)
Species Modiolus curvatus (Dunker, 1857) accepted as Brachidontes mutabilis (Gould, 1861)
Species Modiolus cylindricus (Krauss, 1848) accepted as Lithophaga cylindrica (Krauss, 1848)
Species Modiolus delinificus Iredale, 1924 accepted as Gibbomodiola albicosta (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Modiolus demissus (Dillwyn, 1817) accepted as Geukensia demissa (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Modiolus diegensis Dall, 1911 accepted as Adula diegensis (Dall, 1911) (original combination)
Species Modiolus difficilis (Deshayes in Maillard, 1863) accepted as Gregariella difficilis (Deshayes, 1863)
Species Modiolus directus Dall, 1909 accepted as Modiolus rectus (Conrad, 1837)
Species Modiolus dolichus Suter, 1917 † accepted as Amygdalum striatum (Hutton, 1873)
Species Modiolus dubius Prashad, 1932 accepted as Adipicola dubia (Prashad, 1932)
Species Modiolus elegans (Gray, 1828) accepted as Arcuatula elegans (Gray, 1828)
Species Modiolus elongatus (Swainson, 1821) accepted as Jolya elongata (Swainson, 1821)
Species Modiolus flabellatus (Gould, 1850) accepted as Modiolus rectus (Conrad, 1837)
Species Modiolus flavidus (Dunker, 1857) accepted as Modiolatus flavidus (Dunker, 1857)
Species Modiolus glaberrimus (Dunker, 1857) accepted as Arcuatula glaberrima (Dunker, 1857)
Species Modiolus ligneus (Reeve, 1858) accepted as Lioberus ligneus (Reeve, 1858)
Species Modiolus martorelli (Hidalgo, 1877) accepted as Jolya martorelli (Hidalgo, 1877)
Species Modiolus metcalfei (Hanley, 1843) accepted as Modiolus modulaides (Röding, 1798)
Species Modiolus neglectus Soot-Ryen, 1955 accepted as Modiolatus neglectus (Soot-Ryen, 1955) (original combination)
Species Modiolus neozelanicus Iredale, 1915 accepted as Xenostrobus neozelanicus (Iredale, 1915) (original combination)
Species Modiolus nigeriensis Nicklès, 1955 accepted as Modiolatus nigeriensis (Nicklès, 1955)
Species Modiolus nitens Menke, 1848 accepted as Xenostrobus pulex (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Modiolus nonuranus Pilsbry & Olsson, 1935 accepted as Semimytilus algosus (Gould, 1850)
Species Modiolus ostentus Iredale, 1939 accepted as Jolya rhomboidea (Reeve, 1857)
Species Modiolus oyamai Habe, 1981 accepted as Modiolatus oyamai (Habe, 1981)
Species Modiolus pacificus Olsson, 1961 accepted as Modiolatus pacificus (Olsson, 1961) (original combination)
Species Modiolus pallidulus Dall, 1916 accepted as Amygdalum pallidulum (Dall, 1916) (original combination)
Species Modiolus penelegans Iredale, 1939 accepted as Modiolus modulaides (Röding, 1798)
Species Modiolus perfragilis (Dunker, 1857) accepted as Arcuatula perfragilis (Dunker, 1857)
Species Modiolus phaseolinus Philippi, 1844 accepted as Modiolula phaseolina (Philippi, 1844)
Species Modiolus planatus Tomlin, 1928 accepted as Mytella speciosa (Reeve, 1857)
Species Modiolus playasensis Pilsbry & Olsson, 1935 accepted as Brachidontes playasensis (Pilsbry & Olsson, 1935) (original combination)
Species Modiolus plicatus (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Modiolatus plicatus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Modiolus proclivis Iredale, 1939 accepted as Modiolus rufus (Fischer von Waldheim, 1807)
Species Modiolus pseudobarbatus Ockelmann, 1983 accepted as Modiolus carvalhoi Klappenbach, 1966
Species Modiolus pseudotulipus Olsson, 1961 accepted as Modiolus americanus (Leach, 1815)
Species Modiolus pulex Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Xenostrobus pulex (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Modiolus pulvillus Iredale, 1939 accepted as Modiolatus pulvillus (Iredale, 1939)
Species Modiolus rumphii (Philippi, 1847) accepted as Modiolus rufus (Fischer von Waldheim, 1807)
Species Modiolus sagittatum Rehder, 1935 accepted as Amygdalum sagittatum (Rehder, 1935)
Species Modiolus stalderi B. Martin, 1914 accepted as Musculus niger (J.E. Gray, 1824)
Species Modiolus striatulus (Hanley, 1843) accepted as Brachidontes striatulus (Hanley, 1843)
Species Modiolus stultorum (Jousseaume, 1893) accepted as Jolya letourneuxi Bourguignat, 1877
Species Modiolus subpictus F. J. Cantraine, 1835 accepted as Musculus subpictus (Cantraine, 1835)
Species Modiolus subsulcatus Reeve, 1857 accepted as Brachidontes setiger (Dunker, 1857)
Species Modiolus sulcatus Risso, 1826 accepted as Gregariella petagnae (Scacchi, 1832)
Species Modiolus thorsoni Ockelmann, 1983 accepted as Modiolus lulat (Dautzenberg, 1891)
Species Modiolus trailii [sic] accepted as Modiolus traillii (Reeve, 1857) (misspelling)
Species Modiolus tulipa Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Modiolus americanus (Leach, 1815)
Species Modiolus tumbezensis Pilsbry & Olsson, 1935 accepted as Mytella tumbezensis (Pilsbry & Olsson, 1935)
Species Modiolus vagina Lamarck accepted as Arenifodiens vagina (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Modiolus willapaensis Squires & Goedert, 1991 † accepted as Bathymodiolus willapaensis (Squires & Goedert, 1991) † (original combination)
marine
Lamarck, J.B.M. (1799). Prodrome d'une nouvelle classification des coquilles, comprenant une rédaction appropriée des caractères géneriques, et l'établissement d'un grand nombre de genres nouveaux. <em>Mémoires de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris.</em> 1: 63-91., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13585626
page(s): 87-88 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Modiolus Lamarck, 1799. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138223 on 2018-10-22
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original description Lamarck, J.B.M. (1799). Prodrome d'une nouvelle classification des coquilles, comprenant une rédaction appropriée des caractères géneriques, et l'établissement d'un grand nombre de genres nouveaux. <em>Mémoires de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris.</em> 1: 63-91., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13585626
page(s): 87-88 [details]   

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Vaught, K.C.; Tucker Abbott, R.; Boss, K.J. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne. ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[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]   

status source ICZN 1955. Opinion 325. Validation, under the Plenary Powers, of the generic name <i>Modiolus</i> Lamarck, 1799 (class Pelecypoda). <i>Opinions and declarations rendered by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature</i>, 9(16): 251–266., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34610348 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Authority The genusname Volsella Scopoli, 1777 was rejected by the ICZN (Op. 325) [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



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Norwegian Bokmål krypkattostslekta [from synonym]  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk krypkattostslekta [from synonym]  [details]
Swedish sprötmalvor [from synonym]  [details]