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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus californianus Conrad, 1837 
AphiaID: 367837

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 accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPacifimytilus Kafanov, 1984
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus californicus (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus canalis Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus edulis giganteus Nordmann, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus zonarius Lamarck, 1819
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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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudomyicola spinosus (Raffaele & Monticelli, 1885) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilicola orientalis Mori, 1935 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModiolicola gracilis Wilson C.B., 1935 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (72 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (114 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (43280 nucleotides; 960 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:367837
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-10-01 07:48:25Z  created  Decock, Wim
2010-11-19 08:53:28Z  changed  Huber, Markus
2012-06-22 14:07:56Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Huber, M. (2014). Mytilus californianus Conrad, 1837. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=367837 on 2014-08-20
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