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Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815

211  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:211)

accepted
Family
Mytilus Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Subfamily Arcuatulinae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979
Subfamily Bathymodiolinae Kenk & B. R. Wilson, 1985
Subfamily Brachidontinae F. Nordsieck, 1969
Subfamily Crenellinae Gray, 1840
Subfamily Dacrydiinae Ockelmann, 1983
  » Genus Dacrydium Torell, 1859
Subfamily Lithophaginae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857
Subfamily Modiolinae G. Termier & H. Termier, 1950
  » Genus Arenifodiens B. R. Wilson, 2006
  » Genus Jolya Bourguignat, 1877
  » Genus Lioberus Dall, 1898
  » Genus Modiolus Lamarck, 1799
  » Genus Gibbomodiola Sacco, 1898 (taxon inquirendum)
Subfamily Musculinae Iredale, 1939
Subfamily Mytilinae Rafinesque, 1815
Subfamily Septiferinae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979
  » Genus Septifer Récluz, 1848

Subfamily [unassigned] Mytilidae (temporary name)

Genus Brachyodontes Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Brachidontes Swainson, 1840 (error for Brachidontes Swainson, 1840)
Genus Lamya Soot-Ryen, 1958 accepted as Arcuatula Jousseaume in Lamy, 1919 (synonym)
Genus Lanistina Gray, 1847 accepted as Musculus Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Genus Modiola Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Modiolus Lamarck, 1799 (an incorrect subsequent spelling of Modiolus Lamarck, 1799)
Genus Modiolarca Gray, 1842 accepted as Musculus (Modiolarca) Gray, 1842 represented as Musculus Röding, 1798
Genus Modiolaria Beck in Robert, 1838 accepted as Musculus Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Genus Musculista Yamamoto & Habe, 1958 accepted as Arcuatula Jousseaume in Lamy, 1919 (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Rafinesque, C. S. (1815). Analyse de la nature ou Tableau de l'univers et des corps organisés. <em>[Book].</em> 1-224, (self-published) Palermo., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k98061z.r=rafinesque.langEN
page(s): 147 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2021) African Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=211 on 2021-09-28
Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2021). African Register of Marine Species. Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=211 on 2021-09-28
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Rafinesque, C. S. (1815). Analyse de la nature ou Tableau de l'univers et des corps organisés. <em>[Book].</em> 1-224, (self-published) Palermo., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k98061z.r=rafinesque.langEN
page(s): 147 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Soot-Ryen T. (1955). A report on the family Mytilidae. <em>Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions.</em> 20(1): 1-154 pls 1-20. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Gosling E. (editor) (1992). The mussel <i>Mytilus</i>: ecology, physiology, genetics and culture. <i>* Developments in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science, 25. Elsevier, Amsterdam. xiii + 589 pp.</i>:  [details]   

additional source Morton B. (2015). Evolution and adaptive radiation in the Mytiloidea (Bivalvia): clues from the pericardial-posterior byssal retractor musculature complex. <em>Molluscan Research.</em> 35(4): 227-245., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2015.1053167 [details]   

additional source Lorion, J.; Kiel, S.; Faure, B.; Kawato, M.; Ho, S. Y. M.; Marshall, B. A.; Tsuchida, S.; Miyazaki, J.-I. & Fujiwara, Y. (2013). Adaptive radiation of chemosymbiotic deep-sea mussels. <em>Proceedings of the Royal Society B.</em> 280: 20131243 (9 pp)., available online at https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2013.1243 [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. [details]   
 
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