Mytilidae


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Related to Mytilidae: Veneridae, cockle, Gastropoda, Ostreidae, scallop, Mutillidae, mussel, Mytilus edulis

Mytilidae

[mī′til·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of mussels in the bivalve order Anisomyaria.
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edulis), and approximately 10 times higher than larvae from the families Mytilidae, Veneridae, and Pectinidae (Table 3).