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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna viridis (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 367822

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 editorPerna (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerna Philipsson, 1788
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus opalus Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus smaragdinus Gmelin, 1791
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus viridis Linnaeus, 1758
Sources 
status source Wood A.R., Apte S., MacAvoy E.S. & Gardner J.P.A. (2007) A molecular phylogeny of the marine mussel genus Perna (Bivalvia: Mytilidae) based on nuclear (ITS1&2) and mitochondrial (COI) DNA sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 44(2): 685-698. , available online at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1055790306005082 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreen-lipped musselUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAsian green mussel  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKisite Marine National Park [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMombasa [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCayman Islands [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthessius mytilicolus Reddiah, 1966 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (32 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (10 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (356 nucleotides; 196 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:367822
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-10-01 07:48:25Z  created  Decock, Wim
2010-09-23 11:55:17Z  checked  Huber, Markus
  
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  Citation: Huber, M. (2014). Perna viridis (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=367822 on 2014-04-19
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