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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoromytilus meridionalis (Krauss, 1848) 
AphiaID: 224609

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 editorChoromytilus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoromytilus meridionalis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoromytilus Soot-Ryen, 1952
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus meridionalis Krauss, 1848
Sources  basis of record Branch, G.M. et al. (2002). Two Oceans. 5th impression. David Philip, Cate Town & Johannesburg., available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=W_2QB8ftLgcC [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblack mussel  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Namibia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNamibia [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorLangebaan Lagoon [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Coast of South Africa [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSaldanha Bay [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (8 nucleotides; 0 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:224609
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-03-16 11:07:45Z  created  Mussai, Prakash
2010-09-23 10:34:21Z  changed  Huber, Markus
2012-07-05 23:43:01Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Huber, M. (2014). Choromytilus meridionalis. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=224609 on 2014-12-22
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