WoRMS taxon details

Mytilopsis Conrad, 1857

156885  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156885)

accepted
Genus
Mytilus leucophaeatus Conrad, 1831 accepted as Mytilopsis leucophaeata (Conrad, 1831) (type by subsequent designation)
Praxis H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857 · unaccepted (invalid: junior homonym of Praxis...)  
invalid: junior homonym of Praxis Guenée, 1852
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Conrad, T. A. (1857). Description of a new genus of the family Dreissenidae. <em>Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 9: 167., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6330433
page(s): 167 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Mytilopsis Conrad, 1857. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156885 on 2022-06-28
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2005-05-20 11:54:45Z
created
2012-07-23 06:57:22Z
changed
2018-07-26 13:38:32Z
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2019-10-19 09:18:23Z
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2021-03-25 13:57:19Z
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original description Conrad, T. A. (1857). Description of a new genus of the family Dreissenidae. <em>Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 9: 167., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6330433
page(s): 167 [details]   

original description  (of Praxis H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857) Adams, H. & Adams, A. (1853-1858). <i>The genera of Recent Mollusca; arranged according to their organization</i>. London, van Voorst. Vol. 1: xl + 484 pp.; vol. 2: 661 pp.; vol. 3: 138 pls. [Published in parts: Vol. 1: i-xl (1858), 1-256 (1853), 257-484 (1854). Vol. 2: 1-92 (1854), 93-284 (1855), 285-412 (1856), 413-540 (1857), 541-661 (1858). Vol. 3: pl. 1-32 (1853), 33-72 (1954), 73-96 (1855), 97-112 (1856), 113-128 (1857), 129-138 (1858)]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3782650
page(s): 2: 522 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality