Mytilus edulis

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Noun1.Mytilus edulis - a mussel with a dark shell that lives attached to rocksMytilus edulis - a mussel with a dark shell that lives attached to rocks
genus Mytilus, Mytilus - type genus of the family Mytilidae: smooth-shelled marine mussels
marine mussel, mytilid - marine bivalve mollusk having a dark elongated shell; live attached to solid objects especially in intertidal zones
mussel - black marine bivalves usually steamed in wine
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1999), blue mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis (Lamarck, 1819) (Fearman & Moltschaniwskyj 2010), and pen shell Atrina maura (Sowerby, 1835) (Angel-Dapa et al.
Indeed, similar observations have been reported in the blue mussel Mytilus edulis collected from polluted sites of the Spanish Mediterranean coast [75].
Molecular characterization of the Chilean blue mussel (Mytilus chilensis Hupe, 1854) demonstrates evidence for the occurrence of Mytilus galloprovincialis in southern Chile.
americanus have been enriched below or near commercial blue mussel (Mytilus edulis, Linnaeus) operations.
Dagupan City, Pangasinan -- The chief of the National Integrated Fisheries Technology and Development Center (NIFTDC) announced earlier this week that more blue mussel species - previously found exclusively in cold regions like North America and Europe - were found in the coastal towns of Anda and Bolinao, this province.
Cost of selective feeding by the blue mussel (Mytilus trossulus) as measured by respiration and ammonia excretion rates.
blue mussel and rainbow trout salad with broad beans, fennel, asparagus, and chilli and mint dressing;
The 5km zone, taking in Little Eye and Middle Eye, in the Dee Estuary, will protect blue mussel beds, as well as areas of peat and clay on the island that are home to piddocks.
Similar data for horse mussels is unavailable, although it is likely that this species is adapted to higher flows, as it is found in more energetic flow habitats than the blue mussel.
The Blue Mussel, Mytilus edulls, exhibits the unique property of Mitochondrial Double Uniparental Inheritance.