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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna Philipsson, 1788 
AphiaID: 138229

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 editorPteriomorphia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytiloida (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMytiloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya perna Linnaeus, 1758 (type by absolute tautonymy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilidae Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChloromya Mörch, 1853 (junior objective synonym of Perna)
Sources 
status source Wood A.R., Apte S., MacAvoy E.S. & Gardner J.P.A. (2007) A molecular phylogeny of the marine mussel genus Perna (Bivalvia: Mytilidae) based on nuclear (ITS1&2) and mitochondrial (COI) DNA sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 44(2): 685-698. , available online at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1055790306005082 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna canaliculus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna perna (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna viridis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna africana (Chemnitz, 1785) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna perna (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna confusa Angas, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnoperna securis (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenostrobus securis (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna fulgida H. Adams, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLioberus ligneus (Reeve, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna indica Kuriakose & Nair, 1976 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna perna (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna magellanica Philipsson, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna perna (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna picta (Born, 1778) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna perna (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna plumescens Dunker, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModiolus plumescens (Dunker, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna ungulina Philipsson, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus edulis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna variabilis (Krauss, 1848) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachidontes variabilis (Krauss, 1848)
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138229
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2013-11-22 13:04:29Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Perna Philipsson, 1788. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138229 on 2014-10-25
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