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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulacomya atra (Molina, 1782) 
AphiaID: 505963

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 editorAulacomya (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulacomya Mörch, 1853
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulacomya ater (Molina, 1782) (incorrect gender ending)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulacomya ater ater
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulacomya magellanica (Chemnitz, 1783)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus americanus d'Orbigny, 1846
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus ater Molina, 1782
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus crenatus Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus decussatus Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus diluculum Mörch, 1874
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus magellanicus Chemnitz
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus magellanicus var. curvatus Stempell, 1899
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus oblongus Clessin, 1887
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus orbignyanus Hupé in Gay, 1854
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus pyriformis Gould, 1850
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorribbed mussel [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Namibia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNamibia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Sea (introduced: alien) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorLangebaan Lagoon [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Coast of South Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSaldanha Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United Kingdom
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited Kingdom (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea (introduced: alien) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (16 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (29 nucleotides; 9 proteins) 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:505963
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2010-08-18 08:38:17Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2010-09-15 11:43:10Z  checked  Huber, Markus
  
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  Citation: Huber, M. (2014). Aulacomya atra (Molina, 1782). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=505963 on 2014-10-31
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