BeRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 138228

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBivalvia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteriomorphia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytiloida > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMytiloidea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilidae
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilidae Rafinesque, 1815
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

redescription Coan E.V. & Valentich-Scott P. (2012) Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus edulis Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (0 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138228
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2012-06-22 14:07:56Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Mytilus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: VLIZ Belgian Marine Species Consortium (2010) The Belgian Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/berms/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138228 on 2014-07-30
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