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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachidontes exustus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 397026

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 editorBrachidontes (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachidontes Swainson, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachidontes exustus var. rosaceus Nowell-Usticke, 1969
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModiola magellanica Reeve, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus biceps Menke, 1848
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus domingensis Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus exustus Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus lavalleanus d'Orbigny, 1853
Sources  basis of record Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachidontes exustus var. rosaceus Nowell-Usticke, 1969 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachidontes exustus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Celtic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCeltic Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Ireland
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIreland (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudomyicola spinosus (Raffaele & Monticelli, 1885) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (25 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (237 nucleotides; 167 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Ireland (Nation) : Other [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Celtic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Debris: transport of species on human generated debris [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:397026
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Date   action   by
2009-06-03 12:21:14Z  created  db_admin
2010-09-23 11:55:17Z  checked  Huber, Markus
  
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  Citation: Huber, M. (2014). Brachidontes exustus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=397026 on 2014-10-20
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