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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeukensia demissa (Dillwyn, 1817) 
AphiaID: 156859

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeukensia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeukensia Van de Poel, 1959
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachidontes demissus (Dillwyn, 1817)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachydontes clava Mörch, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModiola plicatula Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModiola semicostata Conrad, 1837
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModiolus demissus (Dillwyn, 1817)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus demissa Dillwyn, 1817
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolsella demissa (Dillwyn, 1817)
Sources  basis of record Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorribbed mussel  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrand moule striée  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Caribbean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCaribbean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
United States
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCalifornia (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (89 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (23 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (104 nucleotides; 92 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in California (State) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in California (State) : Adverse habitat modification [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Caribbean Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Adverse habitat modification [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Caribbean Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), northern Gaspe waters, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley); Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway); Cobscook Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat intertidal and infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction separate sexes, usually not dimorphic in shell structure; fertilization occurs within the mantle cavity anf young hatch as pelagic larvae (generalized for group) [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156859
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-20 07:57:29Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Geukensia demissa (Dillwyn, 1817). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156859 on 2014-10-01
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