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Musculus glacialis

Bivalvia - Mytilida - Crenellidae

Taxonomy
Modiolaria glacialis was named by Leche (1883) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Western Atlantic]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Musculus glacialis by Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonyms
  • Mytilus corrugatus was named by Stimpson (1851) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Western Atlantic.]. It is extant.

    It was recombined as Musculus corrugatus by Richards (1962); it was recombined as Brachiodontes corrugatus by Ozsvart (1999); it was replaced with Musculus glacialis by Hendy et al. (2008).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1851Mytilus corrugatus Stimpson p. 12
1883Modiolaria glacialis Leche
1962Musculus corrugatus Richards
1999Brachiodontes corrugatus Ozsvart
2008Musculus glacialis Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
MytilomorphiFerussac 1822
orderMytilida(Rafinesque 1815)
superfamilyMytiloideaRafinesque 1815
familyCrenellidaeGray 1840
subfamilyCrenellinaeGray 1840
genusMusculusRoding 1798
speciesglacialis(Leche 1883)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available