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genus

Mytilus Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Bivalvia - bivalves »  order Mytilida »  family Mytilidae - sea mussels

Scientific synonyms

Callitricoderma Poli, 1795
Eumytilus Ihering, 1900
Mythus de Serres, 1839
Mytilarius Froriep, 1806
Mytilias Mayer, 1872
Mytilites Wahlenberg, 1819

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Included taxa

Number of records: 12

species Mytilus achatinus J. B. Lamarck, 1819
species Mytilus californianus T. A. Conrad, 1837
species Mytilus canaliculus Martyn, 1784
species Mytilus chilensis De Franssu, 1990 - Chilean mussel
species Mytilus coruscus A. A. Gould, 1861 - Korean mussel
species Mytilus crassitesta Lischke, 1868
species Mytilus crenatus J. B. Lamarck, 1819
species Mytilus divaricatus A. A. Gould, 1851
species Mytilus edulis Linnaeus, 1758 - Blue Mussel

Mytilus edulis - Blue Mussel

species Mytilus galloprovincialis J. B. Lamarck, 1819 - Mediterranean Mussel

Mytilus galloprovincialis - Mediterranean Mussel

species Mytilus grayanus R. W. Dunker, 1853
species Mytilus smaragdinus C. Linnaeus

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