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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytiloidea Rafinesque, 1815 
AphiaID: 491766

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 editorMytilida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytiloidea (Superfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Superfamily
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilida
Source  basis of record Morton B. (2015). Evolution and adaptive radiation in the Mytiloidea (Bivalvia): clues from the pericardial-posterior byssal retractor musculature complex. Molluscan Research. 35(4): 227-245., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2015.1053167 [details]

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 Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilidae Rafinesque, 1815

Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrenellidae Gray, 1840 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilidae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModiolidae G. Termier & H. Termier, 1950 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilidae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMusculidae Iredale, 1939 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilidae Rafinesque, 1815 (alternate representation)
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:491766
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Date   action   by
2010-07-21 10:01:51Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2014-11-14 20:28:22Z  checked  Marshall, Bruce
  
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  Citation: Marshall, B. (2014). Mytiloidea Rafinesque, 1815. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=491766 on 2016-08-27
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