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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus edulis platensis d'Orbigny, 1842 
AphiaID: 718572

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus edulis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus edulis Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoromytilus chilensis (Hupé, 1854)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus canaliculus Dall, 1876
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus chilensis Hupé, 1854
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus desolationis Lamy, 1936
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus eduliformis d'Orbigny, 1842
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus fischerianus Tapparone-Canefri, 1874
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus hupeanus Rochebrune & Mabille, 1889
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus infumatus Rochebrune & Mabille, 1889
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus kerguelensis Fletcher, 1938 (non Smith, 1885)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus obesus Reeve, 1858
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus platensis d'Orbigny, 1842 (basionym)
Sources  status source Borsa P., Rolland V. & Claire Daguin-Thiébaut C. (2012) Genetics and taxonomy of Chilean smooth-shelled mussels, Mytilus spp. (Bivalvia: Mytilidae). Comptes Rendus Biologies 335: 51–61., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.crvi.2011.10.002 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChilean blue mussel [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:718572
Taxonomic
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2013-02-05 09:10:16Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Mytilus edulis platensis. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=718572 on 2014-07-10
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