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Mytilus galloprovincialis

Bivalvia - Mytilida - Mytilidae

Taxonomy
Mytilus galloprovincialis was named by Lamarck (1819) [DISTRIBUTION: Pliocene-Recent; Europe.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Mytilus edulis galloprovincialis by Wood (1879).

Synonyms
  • Mytilus hesperianus was named by Lamarck (1819) [DISTRIBUTION: Pliocene-Recent; Mediterranean]. It is extant.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Mytilus galloprovincialis by Sabelli (1990) and Vervoenen et al. (2000).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1819Mytilus galloprovincialis Lamarck
1819Mytilus hesperianus Lamarck
1819Mytilus galloprovincialis Lamarck p. 46
1850Mytilus hesperianus Woods p. 55
1879Mytilus edulis galloprovincialis Wood p. 42
2000Mytilus galloprovincialis Vervoenen et al. p. 75
2004Mytilus galloprovincialis Spencer et al.
2005Mytilus galloprovincialis Schneider et al. p. 114

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
MytilomorphiFerussac 1822
orderMytilida(Rafinesque 1815)
superfamilyMytiloideaRafinesque 1815
familyMytilidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyMytilinaeRafinesque 1815
genusMytilusLinnaeus 1758
speciesgalloprovincialisLamarck 1819

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