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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemimytilus algosus (Gould, 1850) 
AphiaID: 224601

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 editorSemimytilus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemimytilus Soot-Ryen, 1955
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModiolus nonuranus Pilsbry & Olsson, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus algosus Gould, 1850 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus cuneiformis Reeve, 1857 (secondary homonym of Modiola cuneiformis Hanley, 1843)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus dactyliformis Hupé in Gay, 1854
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus patagonicus Clessin, 1887
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus similis Clessin, 1887
Sources 
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. Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbisexual mussel  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Namibia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNamibia [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (24 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (15 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (38 nucleotides; 22 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:224601
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-03-16 11:07:45Z  created  Mussai, Prakash
2010-09-23 10:34:21Z  changed  Huber, Markus
  
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  Citation: Huber, M. (2014). Semimytilus algosus (Gould, 1850). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=224601 on 2014-09-20
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