WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilopsis Conrad, 1857

156885 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156885)
accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus leucophaeatus Conrad, 1831 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilopsis leucophaeata (Conrad, 1831) (type by subsequent designation)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraxis H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857 (invalid: junior homonym of Praxis Guenée, 1852)
marine
Conrad, T. A. (1857). Description of a new genus of the family Dreissenidae. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 9: 167., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6330433
page(s): 167 [details]   
Bouchet, P. (2012). Mytilopsis Conrad, 1857. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156885 on 2017-11-23

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original description Conrad, T. A. (1857). Description of a new genus of the family Dreissenidae. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 9: 167., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6330433
page(s): 167 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraxis H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

subsequent type designation  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraxis H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857) 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]