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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotula Mörch, 1853 
AphiaID: 206166

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytiloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotula (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus fuscus Gmelin, 1791 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilidae Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotulopa Iredale, 1939 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotulopa Iredale, 1939) 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]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotula cinnamomea (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotula cylista Berry, 1959
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotula fusca (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotula hawaiensis Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotula kleemanni Valentich-Scott, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotula tatei Huber, 2010

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotula laysana Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotula hawaiensis Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotula molina Fleming, 1959 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModiolula phaseolina (Philippi, 1844)
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206166
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Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-03-14 19:17:39Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Botula Mörch, 1853. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206166 on 2014-11-27
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