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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthomodiolus geikotsucola Okutani & Miyazaki, 2007 
AphiaID: 457978

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 editorBenthomodiolus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthomodiolus Dell, 1987
Sources  original description Okutani T. & Miyazaki J.-I. (2007). Benthomodiolus geikotsucola n. sp.: A mussel colonizing deep-sea whale bones in the Northwest Pacific (Bivalvia: Mytilidae). Venus 66(1-2):49-55. [details]

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Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (5 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:457978
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Date   action   by
2010-02-12 14:16:04Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2010-10-18 15:29:19Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2013). Benthomodiolus geikotsucola Okutani & Miyazaki, 2007. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=457978 on 2014-04-16
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