Alternative combination: Mytilus tigrensis
Full reference: W. T. Blanford. 1870. Observations on the Geology and Zoology of Abyssinia
See also Futterer 1897
Type specimen: Its type locality is Agula-Dongolo, which is in an Oxfordian open shallow subtidal limestone in the Antalo Limestone Formation of Ethiopia
Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder
Distribution: found only at Agula-Dongolo
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