Brachidontes alabamiensis Aldrich 1895

Bivalvia - Mytilida - Mytilidae

Alternative combinations: Modiola alabamiensis, Modiolus (Brachydontes) alabamiensis, Musculus alabamiensis, Volsella alabamiensis

Belongs to Brachidontes according to K. V. Palmer and D. C. Brann 1965

See also Gardner 1945

Sister taxa: Brachidontes (Arcomytilus), Brachidontes (Brachidontes), Brachidontes (Hormomya), Brachidontes adamsianus, Brachidontes alabamensis, Brachidontes andinus, Brachidontes bifurcatus, Brachidontes blanckenhorni, Brachidontes erosa, Brachidontes exustus, Brachidontes mississippiensis, Brachidontes modiolus, Brachidontes ornatissimus, Brachidontes pectinatus, Brachidontes semilaevis, Brachidontes toechophora, Brachidontes ustulatus, Brachidontes vineyardensis, Brachyodontes charmesi, Brachyodontes convolutus, Modiolus (Brachydontes) cowlitzensis, Modiolus (Brachydontes) olequahensis, Volsella (Brachidontes) dichotoma

Type specimen: USNM 638959, a shell

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Brachidontes alabamiensis in the database

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