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Taxonavigation: Mytiloidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Classis: Bivalvia
Subclassis: Pteriomorphia
Ordo: Mytilida
Superfamilia: Mytiloidea

Familia: Mytilidae
Subfamilia: Modiolinae
Genera: Bathymodiolus – Gigantidas – Jolya – Modiolarca – Modiolatus – Modiolula‎ – Modiolus – Tamu – Vulcanidas




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  • Cosel, R. von; Marshall, B.A. 2010: A new genus and species of large mussel (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Mytilidae) from the Kermadec Ridge. Tuhinga: records of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, 21: 59–73. ISSN: 1173-4337
  • Kenk, V.C.; Wilson, B.R. 1985: A new mussel (Bivalvia, Mytilidae) from hydrothermal vents in the Galapagos Rift zone. Malacologia, 26: 253–271. Internet Archive BHL
  • Saether, K.P. et al. 2010: New fossil mussels (Bivalvia: Mytilidae) from Miocene hydrocarbon seep deposits, North Island, New Zealand, with general remarks on vent and seep mussels. Zootaxa, 2577: 1–45. Preview PDF