WoRMS taxon details

Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815

211  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:211)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Arcuatulinae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979
Subfamily Bathymodiolinae Kenk & B. R. Wilson, 1985
Subfamily Brachidontinae F. Nordsieck, 1969
  » Genus Brachidontes Swainson, 1840
  » Genus Geukensia Van de Poel, 1959
  » Genus Mytilaster Monterosato, 1884
  » Genus Perumytilus Olsson, 1961
  » Genus Brachiodontes accepted as Brachidontes Swainson, 1840 (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Subfamily Crenellinae Gray, 1840
Subfamily Dacrydiinae Ockelmann, 1983
  » Genus Dacrydium Torell, 1859
Subfamily Lithophaginae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857
Subfamily Modiolinae G. Termier & H. Termier, 1950
Subfamily Musculinae Iredale, 1939
Subfamily Mytilinae Rafinesque, 1815
Subfamily Septiferinae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979

Subfamily [unassigned] Mytilidae (temporary name)

Subfamily Adulinae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979 accepted as Lithophaginae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857
Subfamily Botulinae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979 accepted as Lithophaginae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857
Genus Chloromya Mörch, 1853 accepted as Perna Philipsson, 1788 (junior objective synonym of Perna)
Genus Dactylus Mörch, 1861 accepted as Leiosolenus (Labis) Dall, 1916 represented as Leiosolenus Carpenter, 1857
Genus Doliolabis Iredale, 1939 accepted as Leiosolenus (Labis) Dall, 1916 represented as Leiosolenus Carpenter, 1857
Genus Exodiberus Iredale, 1939 accepted as Leiosolenus (Diberus) Dall, 1898 represented as Leiosolenus Carpenter, 1857
Genus Habepegris F. R. Bernard, 1978 accepted as Idas Jeffreys, 1876
Genus Lamya Soot-Ryen, 1958 accepted as Arcuatula Jousseaume in Lamy, 1919 (synonym)
Subfamily Limnoperninae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979 accepted as Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815
Subfamily Lithodominae Gray, 1854 accepted as Lithophaginae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857
Genus Lithophagus accepted as Lithophaga Röding, 1798 (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Modiella Monterosato, 1884 accepted as Amygdalum Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 (synonym)
Genus Modiolarca Gray, 1842 accepted as Musculus (Modiolarca) Gray, 1842 represented as Musculus Röding, 1798
Genus Musculista Yamamoto & Habe, 1958 accepted as Arcuatula Jousseaume in Lamy, 1919 (synonym)
Genus Myoforceps P. Fischer, 1886 accepted as Leiosolenus (Myoforceps) P. Fischer, 1886 represented as Leiosolenus Carpenter, 1857
Genus Mytilodonta Coen, 1935 accepted as Mytilaster Monterosato, 1884
Subfamily Perninae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979 accepted as Mytilinae Rafinesque, 1815
Genus Quendreda Soot-Ryen, 1955 accepted as Dacrydium (Quendreda) Soot-Ryen, 1955 accepted as Dacrydium Torell, 1859 (synonym)
Genus Ryenella C. A. Fleming, 1959 accepted as Musculus (Modiolarca) Gray, 1842 represented as Musculus Röding, 1798
Genus Salebrolabis Iredale, 1939 accepted as Leiosolenus (Diberus) Dall, 1898 represented as Leiosolenus Carpenter, 1857
Genus Trichomusculus Iredale, 1924 accepted as Gregariella Monterosato, 1883 (junior synonym)
marine
Not documented
Taxonomy Arrangement of the genera in subfamilies follows Huber (2010, 2015) unless otherwise noted  
Taxonomy Arrangement of the genera in subfamilies follows Huber (2010, 2015) unless otherwise noted [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=211 on 2019-06-16
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additional source Soot-Ryen T. (1955). A report on the family Mytilidae. <i>Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 20</i>: 1-154 pl. 1-20 [details]   

additional source Gosling E. (editor) (1992). The mussel <i>Mytilus</i>: ecology, physiology, genetics and culture. <i>* Developments in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science, 25. Elsevier, Amsterdam. xiii + 589 pp.</i>:  [details]   

additional source Morton B. (2015). Evolution and adaptive radiation in the Mytiloidea (Bivalvia): clues from the pericardial-posterior byssal retractor musculature complex. <em>Molluscan Research.</em> 35(4): 227-245., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2015.1053167 [details]   

additional source Lorion, J., Kiel, S., Faure, B., Kawato, M., Ho, S. Y. M., Marshall, B., Tsuchida, S., Miyazaki, J.-I. & Fujiwara, Y. (2013). Adaptive radiation of chemosymbiotic deep-sea mussels. <em>Proceedings of the Royal Society B280: 1-9.</em>  [details]   

redescription 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Arrangement of the genera in subfamilies follows Huber (2010, 2015) unless otherwise noted [details]
 



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