Mytilaster lineatus

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Mytilaster lineatus
Mytilaster lineatus.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Subclass: Pteriomorphia
Order: Mytiloida
Family: Mytilidae
Genus: Mytilaster
Species: M. lineatus
Binomial name
Mytilaster lineatus
(Gmelin, 1791)
Synonyms
  • Mytilus baldi Brusina, 1865
  • Mytilus confusus Dillwyn, 1817
  • Mytilus crispus Cantraine, 1835
  • Mytilus lamarckii Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1890
  • Mytilus lineatus Gmelin, 1791
  • Mytilus lineatus var. minorsolida Monterosato, 1875
  • Mytilus minimus var. squalidermis Danilo & Sandri, 1856
  • Mytilus scaber Krynicki, 1837

Mytilaster lineatus is marine mussels, distributed in European waters. Common in Greece, Russia, Ukraine (Mediterranean and Black Seas). Mentioned as introduced species in the Caspian Sea.

References[edit]

External links[edit]