Mytilopsis sallei   (Recluz,  1849) (Mussel)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Dreissenidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Congeria hoeblichi Schutt, 1989
Dreissena domingensis Recluz, 1852
Dreissena gundlachii Dunker, 1855
Dreissena morchiana Dunker, 1855
Dreissena sallei Recluz, 1849
Tichogonia pfeifferi Dunker, 1853
Tichogonia riisei Dunker, 1853
Tichogonia rossmaessleri Dunker, 1853

Common Name (s)
• Black Striped Mussel (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal, Coastal

Biogeography


• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam (Lat: 17.7) (Long: 83.3) INDIA
• Maharashtra, Mumbai (Lat: 18.91) (Long: 72.83) INDIA (Record: 06/2000-09/2001) (Depth: -8 mts)
• Maharashtra, Mumbai (Lat: 18.9) (Long: 72.66) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Alfred, JRB; Das, AK and Sanyal, AK (Eds.) (1998) Faunal diversity in India ZSI, Calcutta 1-497 Available at - NCL, Pune
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  • Rao, DVS (2005) Comprehensive review of the records of the biota of the Indian Seas and the introduction of non-indigenous species Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems John Wiley and Sons, Ltd. 15(2) 117-146 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aqc.659
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Scienceimage CSIRO Available at - http://www.scienceimage.csiro.au/
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/
  • Swami, BS and Udhayakumar, M (2010) Seasonal influence on settlement, distribution and diversity of fouling organisms at Mumbai harbour Indian Journal of Marine Sciences National Institute of Science Communication And Information Resources, CSIR, New Delhi, India 39(1) 57-67 Available at - NIO,Goa
  • Gaonkar, CA; Sawant, SS; Anil, AC; Krishnamurthy, V and Harkantra, SN (2010) Changes in the occurance of hard substratum fauna: A case study from Mumbai harbour, India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources, CSIR, New Delhi, India 39(1) 74-84 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/3596/1/Indian_J_Mar_Sci_39_74.pdf
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