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Macrobel taxon details

Mya Linnaeus, 1758

138211  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138211)

accepted
Genus
Mya truncata Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
marine
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>[book].</em> Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae, vol. 1, 824 pp., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Mya Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: Long term trends in the macrobenthos of the Belgian Continental Shelf (Macrobel) at: http://www.vliz.be/vmdcdata/macrobel/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138211 on 2019-06-18
Long term trends in the macrobenthos of the Belgian Continental Shelf (Macrobel). Mya Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://www.vliz.be/vmdcdata/macrobel/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138211 on 2019-06-18
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2013-04-03 06:44:46Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>[book].</em> Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae, vol. 1, 824 pp., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Vaught, K.C.; Tucker Abbott, R.; Boss, K.J. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne. ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

subsequent type designation Children J. G. (1822-1823). Lamarck's genera of shells. <i>Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature and the Arts (London)</i>, 14(27): 64-87, pl. 3-4 [ottobre 1822]; 14(28): 298-322, pl. 5-6 [gennaio 1823]; 15(29): 23-52, pl. 2-3 [aprile 1823]; 15(30): 216-258, pl. 7-8 [luglio 1823]; 16 (31): 49-79, pl. 5 [ottobre 1823]; 16 (32): 241-264, pl. 6 [dicembre 1823]. [Vedi anche Kennard, Salisbury & Woodward, 1931], available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14496865 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Authority The name Mya was placed on the Official List by ICZN Opinion 94. [details]

Classification  Arenomya Winckworth, 1930 is a valid genus according to Nordsieck (1969), but a valid subgenus of Mya according to Macneil (1965), Strauch (1972) and Bernard (1979a) [details]
 



Picture of Mya truncata
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Mya truncata Linnaeus, 1758
 Mya truncata Linnae...
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Mya truncata
 Mya truncata
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Mya truncata
 Mya truncata
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Mya truncata
 Mya truncata
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afgeknotte (strand)gaper Mya truncata
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Mya truncata afgeknotte (strand)gaper
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Mya truncata (fresh)
 Mya truncata (fresh)
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Mya truncata (above) and Panomya norvegica (below)
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Panomya norvegica (above) and Mya truncata (below)
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Eben (1884, plaat 7)
 Eben (1884, plaat 7)
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Mya truncata
 Mya truncata
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Mya truncata
 Mya truncata
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