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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus perna (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 215813

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 editorMytilus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna perna (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  basis of record MacNae, W. & M. Kalk (eds) (1958). A natural history of Inhaca Island, Mozambique. Witwatersrand Univ. Press, Johannesburg. I-iv, 163 pp. [details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus perna var. trigona Krauss, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna perna (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Angola
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAngola [details]
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModiolicola inflatipes Humes & Cressey, 1958 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerrmannella inflatipes (Humes & Cressey, 1958) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (59 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215813
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-09-11 06:47:01Z  created  Govaerts, Ann
2000-09-14 06:49:43Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2011-12-15 12:57:32Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Mytilus perna (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215813 on 2014-08-21
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