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Profile lexID: 10326 AphiaID: 505935 Scientific: Adula gruneri German: Muschel English: Curved Datemussel Category: Zee schelpen Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Mytilida (Order) > Mytilidae (Family) > Adula (Genus) > gruneri (Species) Initial determination: (Philippi, ), 1851 Occurrence: , Eastern Pacific Ocean , USA , Mexico (East Pacific) Golf van Californië Size: bis zu 9cm Temperature: °C - 22°C Food: Plankton Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown Related species at: Catalog of Life
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Created: 2017-01-15 11:03:30
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Adula gruneri (Philippi, 1851)
The Mytilidae are a family of small to large saltwater mussels, marine bivalve mollusks in the order Mytiloida. The order has only this one family which contains some 52 genera.
Species in the family Mytilidae are found worldwide, but they are more abundant in colder seas, where they often form uninterrupted beds on rocky shores in the intertidal zone and the shallow subtidal.
Lithodomus falcatus Gould, 1851
Modiola gruneri Philippi, 1851
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Pteriomorphia (Subclass) > Mytilida (Order) > Mytiloidea (Superfamily) > Mytilidae (Family) > Adula (Genus) > Adula gruneri (Species)
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