Page last updated
Fri 17 Jan 2020

The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

This page lists the nominal species (available and otherwise) currently circumscribed under the valid name.

Search the database pages:

Bivalvia | Mytiloida | Mytilidae | Mytilaster

species Mytilaster lineatus (Gmelin, 1791): synonymy

Mytilus lineatus Gmelin, 1791
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3359.

Mytilus confusus Dillwyn, 1817
Dillwyn, 1817, Descr. Cat. Rec. Shells 1: ??.

Mytilus crispus Cantraine, 1835
Cantraine, 1835, unknown publication: ??.

Mytilus scaber Krynicki, 1837
Krynicki, 1837, Bull. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 10(2): 61. [nomen nudum]

Mytilus minimus var. squalidermis Danilo & Sandri, 1856
Danilo & Sandri, 1856, unknown publication: ??.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Mytilus minimus Poli, 1795)

Mytilus baldi Brusina, 1865
Brusina, 1865, unknown publication: ??.

Mytilus lineatus var. minorsolida Monterosato, 1875
Monterosato, 1875, unknown publication: ??.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Mytilus lineatus Gmelin, 1791)

Mytilus lamarckii Bucquoy et al., 1890
Bucquoy et al., 1890, unknown publication: ??.

Page updated: 10:02:25 Fri 17 Jan 2020

NSF icon MUSSEL icon
"Making the world a better place, one mollusk at a time."