WoRMS name details

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus edulis galloprovincialis Lamarck, 1819

151896  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151896)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
WoRMS (2005). Mytilus edulis galloprovincialis. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151896 on 2018-01-17

2005-04-07 12:32:21Z

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basis of record Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van BelgiĆ« [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy This species is sometimes considered a subspecies of M. edulis. However, Ahmad & Beardmore (1976) have demonstrated, using arguments from electrophoresis (enzyms), that M. galloprovincialis is a separate species. According to Verduin (1979), there are also conchiological arguments to keep the two species distinct. Ahmad & Beardmore (1976) and Verduin (1979) are followed in the use of the name.
Gosling (1984) suggest in a recent review that M. galloprovincialis could be at most a variety of M. edulis[details]

Host of
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkrombekmossel  [details]