MYTILIDAE Rafinesque, 1815
(a family of molluscs)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
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ID refs
Mussel beds exposed at low tide (Click to view)Shells - hinge views (Click to view)Byssus (Click to view)
Genus 3 illustrated subtaxa
Taxonomic hierarchy:
FamilyMYTILIDAE (a family of molluscs)
OrderMYTILOIDA (an order of molluscs)
ClassBIVALVIA (bivalves)
PhylumMOLLUSCA (slugs, snails, bivalves, octopus, sea slugs)
SuperphylumLOPHOTROCHOZOA (molluscs and relatives)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

MYTILIDAE (a family of molluscs) may be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

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