Musculista

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Musculista
Musculista senhousia (Asian mussel).JPG
Asian mussel Musculista senhousia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Subclass: Pteriomorphia
Order: Mytiloida
Family: Mytilidae
Genus: Musculista
Yamamoto and Habe, 1958
Species

See text.

Musculista is a genus of small saltwater mussels, marine bivalve molluscs in the family Mytilidae, the true mussels.[1]

Species[edit]

Species within the genus Musculista include:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Morley, M. S., Photographic Guide to Seashells of New Zealand, New Holland Publishers (NZ) Ltd, 2004 ISBN 1-86966-044-7