Modiolus (genus)

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Modiolus
Temporal range: Devonian–Recent
Modiolus barbutus.jpg
Live Modiolus barbatus for sale as seafood
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Subclass: Pteriomorphia
Order: Mytiloida
Family: Mytilidae
Genus: Modiolus
Lamarck, 1799
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Modiolus, the horsemussels, are a genus of medium-sized marine bivalve molluscs in the family Mytilidae.

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Species within the genus Modiolus include:[1]


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