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Mytilidae  Rafinesque, 1815
Taxonomic Serial No.: 79451

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2002   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassBivalvia Linnaeus, 1758 – bivalves, clams, bivalves, palourdes, bivalve, mexilhão, ostra  
                   SubclassPteriomorphia Beurlen, 1944  
                      OrderMytiloida Ferussac, 1822  
                         FamilyMytilidae Rafinesque, 1815  
    Direct Children:  
                            GenusAdipicola Dautzenberg, 1927  
                            GenusAdula H. Adams and A. Adams, 1857  
                            GenusAmygdalum Megerle von Muhlfeld, 1811  
                            GenusArcuatula Soot-Ryen, 1955  
                            GenusBotula Mörch, 1853  
                            GenusBrachidontes Swainson, 1840  
                            GenusCrenella T. Brown, 1827  
                            GenusDacrydium Torell, 1859  
                            GenusGeukensia Van de Poel, 1959  
                            GenusGregariella di Monterosato, 1884  
                            GenusIdasola Iredale, 1939  
                            GenusIschadium Jukes-Browne, 1905  
                            GenusLioberus Dall, 1898  
                            GenusLithophaga Roding, 1798  
                            GenusMegacrenella Habe and Ito, 1965  
                            GenusModiolula Sacco, 1898  
                            GenusModiolus Lamarck, 1799  
                            GenusMusculista Yamamoto and Habe, 1958  
                            GenusMusculus Roding, 1798  
                            GenusMytilus Linnaeus, 1758  
                            GenusPerna Philipsson, 1788  
                            GenusRhomboidella Monterosato, 1884  
                            GenusSeptifer Recluz, 1848  
                            GenusSolamen Iredale, 1924  
                            GenusStenolena Dall, Bartsch, and Rehder, 1938  
                            GenusVilasina Bartsch, 1960  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Mytilidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Millard, V.   
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Classification of Mollusca: A classification of world wide Mollusca   
  Page(s): 1-544   
  Publisher: Victor Millard   
  Publication Place: South Africa   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-620-21261-6   
  Reference for: Mytilidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al.   
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26   
  Page(s): 526   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-01-8, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Mytilidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Vaught, K. C. / Abbott, Robert T. and Kenneth J. Boss   
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A classification of the living Mollusca   
  Page(s): xii+195   
  Publisher: American Malacologists, Inc.   
  Publication Place: Melbourne, FL, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-915826-22-4   
  Reference for: Mytilidae   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: mollusca  



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