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Mya Linnaeus, 1758

138211  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138211)

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Genus
Mya truncata Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Mya (Arenomya) Winckworth, 1930 · unaccepted (synonym)
Myacites Schlotheim, 1820 † · unaccepted > unavailable name (ICZN Art. 20 discarding names...)  
ICZN Art. 20 discarding names formed with suffix "-ites" to denote fossils

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  1. Subgenus Mya (Geramya) Stilwell & Zinsmeister, 1992 †
    1. Species Mya (Geramya) ekelofi Stilwell & Zinsmeister, 1992 † represented as Mya ekelofi Stilwell & Zinsmeister, 1992 †
  2. Species Mya antarctica (Melvill & Standen, 1898)
  3. Species Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
  4. Species Mya baxteri Coan & Valentich-Scott, 1997
  5. Species Mya ekelofi Stilwell & Zinsmeister, 1992 †
  6. Species Mya japonica Jay, 1857
  7. Species Mya nucleoides (Wilckens, 1910) †
  8. Species Mya pseudoarenaria Schlesch, 1931
  9. Species Mya rugata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1846) †
  10. Species Mya simplex (Hupé, 1854) †
  11. Species Mya sowerbyi Zinsmeister, 1984 †
  12. Species Mya truncata Linnaeus, 1758
  13. Species Mya uzenensis Nomura & Zinbo, 1937
  14. Species Mya virgo K. Martin, 1879 †
  15. Subgenus Mya (Arenomya) Winckworth, 1930 accepted as Mya Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
    1. Species Mya (Arenomya) arenaria Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
    2. Species Mya (Arenomya) baxteri Coan & Valentich-Scott, 1997 accepted as Mya baxteri Coan & Valentich-Scott, 1997
    3. Species Mya (Arenomya) nucleoides (Wilckens, 1910) † accepted as Mya nucleoides (Wilckens, 1910) †
    4. Species Mya (Arenomya) sowerbyi Zinsmeister, 1984 † accepted as Mya sowerbyi Zinsmeister, 1984 †
  16. Subgenus Mya (Platyodon) Conrad, 1837 accepted as Platyodon Conrad, 1837 (unaccepted > superseded rank)
  17. Species Mya abrupta Conrad, 1849 accepted as Panopea abrupta (Conrad, 1849) † (original combination)
  18. Species Mya acuta Say, 1822 accepted as Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
  19. Species Mya alba Agassiz, 1839 accepted as Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
  20. Species Mya anatina Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Tugonia anatina (Gmelin, 1791)
  21. Species Mya angulata Spengler, 1793 accepted as Anatinella nicobarica (Gmelin, 1791)
  22. Species Mya anserifera Spengler, 1793 accepted as Laternula spengleri (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Exolaternula spengleri (Gmelin, 1791)
  23. Species Mya antarctica Melvill & Standen, 1914 accepted as Mya antarctica (Melvill & Standen, 1898)
  24. Species Mya arctica Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Hiatella arctica (Linnaeus, 1767) (original combination)
  25. Species Mya atlantica Spengler, 1793 accepted as Paphies australis (Gmelin, 1791) (junior objective synonym)
  26. Species Mya australis Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Paphies australis (Gmelin, 1791) (superseded combination)
  27. Species Mya batava Maton & Rackett, 1807 accepted as Unio crassus Philipsson, 1788 (a junior synonym)
  28. Species Mya bidentata Montagu, 1803 accepted as Kurtiella bidentata (Montagu, 1803) (original combination)
  29. Species Mya binghami (W. Turton, 1822) accepted as Sphenia binghami W. Turton, 1822
  30. Species Mya byssifera O. Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Hiatella arctica (Linnaeus, 1767) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  31. Species Mya cancellata Conrad, 1837 accepted as Platyodon cancellatus (Conrad, 1837) (original combination)
  32. Species Mya communis Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 accepted as Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
  33. Species Mya complanata [Lightfoot], 1786 accepted as Elliptio complanata ([Lightfoot], 1786)
  34. Species Mya convexa W. Wood, 1815 accepted as Thracia convexa (W. Wood, 1815)
  35. Species Mya corpulenta Conrad, 1845 accepted as Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
  36. Species Mya corrugata O. F. Müller, 1774 accepted as Parreysia corrugata (O. F. Müller, 1774) (original combination)
  37. Species Mya crassa W. Wood, 1815 accepted as Gibbosula crassa (W. Wood, 1815) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  38. Species Mya crispata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Zirfaea crispata (Linnaeus, 1758)
  39. Species Mya declivis Pennant, 1777 accepted as Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
  40. Species Mya decussata Montagu, 1808 accepted as Petricola lithophaga (Retzius, 1788)
  41. Species Mya depressa Donovan, 1801 accepted as Unio tumidus Philipsson, 1788 (a junior synonym)
  42. Species Mya distorta Montagu, 1803 accepted as Thracia distorta (Montagu, 1803)
  43. Species Mya donacina Spengler, 1793 accepted as Paphies donacina (Spengler, 1793) (superseded combination)
  44. Species Mya dubia Pennant, 1777 accepted as Rocellaria dubia (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
  45. Species Mya eideri Hopner Petersen, 1999 accepted as Mya pseudoarenaria Schlesch, 1931
  46. Species Mya elongata Locard, 1886 accepted as Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
  47. Species Mya erodona Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Erodona mactroides Bosc, 1801
  48. Species Mya ferruginea [sic] accepted as Tellimya ferruginosa (Montagu, 1808) (misspelling by Gray, 1847)
  49. Species Mya ferruginosa Montagu, 1808 accepted as Tellimya ferruginosa (Montagu, 1808) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  50. Species Mya gaditana Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Scrobicularia plana (da Costa, 1778)
  51. Species Mya gigas [Lightfoot], 1786 accepted as Panopea glycimeris (Born, 1778)
  52. Species Mya glycimeris Born, 1778 accepted as Panopea glycimeris (Born, 1778)
  53. Species Mya gravis W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Ortmanniana ligamentina (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  54. Species Mya guinensis Spengler, 1793 accepted as Tugonia anatina (Gmelin, 1791)
  55. Species Mya hemphilli Newcomb, 1874 accepted as Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
  56. Species Mya hispanica R. A. Philippi, 1836 accepted as Scrobicularia plana (da Costa, 1778)
  57. Species Mya hyalina Conrad, 1831 accepted as Lyonsia hyalina (Conrad, 1831)
  58. Species Mya inaequivalvis Montagu, 1803 accepted as Varicorbula gibba (Olivi, 1792)
  59. Species Mya inopia G. D. Hanna, 1924 accepted as Cryptomya californica (Conrad, 1837)
  60. Species Mya intermedia J. Sowerby, 1814 † accepted as Panopea intermedia (J. Sowerby, 1814) † (unaccepted > junior objective synonym)
  61. Species Mya intermedia Dall, 1898 accepted as Mya baxteri Coan & Valentich-Scott, 1997 (unaccepted > junior homonym, invalid: junior homonym of Mya intermedia J. Sowerby, 1814; M. baxteri is a replacement name)
  62. Species Mya labiata Maton, 1810 accepted as Erodona mactroides Bosc, 1801
  63. Species Mya lata J. Sowerby, 1815 † accepted as Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
  64. Species Mya lutraria Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Lutraria lutraria (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
  65. Species Mya margaritifera Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
  66. Species Mya mercenaria Say, 1822 accepted as Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
  67. Species Mya mindorensis A. Adams & Reeve, 1850 accepted as Cryptomya californica (Conrad, 1837)
  68. Species Mya neoovata Høpner Petersen, 1999 accepted as Mya pseudoarenaria Schlesch, 1931
  69. Species Mya neouddevallensis Høpner Petersen, 1999 accepted as Mya pseudoarenaria Schlesch, 1931
  70. Species Mya nicobarica Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Anatinella nicobarica (Gmelin, 1791)
  71. Species Mya nitens Montagu, 1808 accepted as Ervilia nitens (Montagu, 1808) (original combination)
  72. Species Mya nitida O. F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Abra nitida (O. F. Müller, 1776) (original combination)
  73. Species Mya nitida O. Fabricius, 1798 accepted as Lyonsia norwegica (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  74. Species Mya nodosa Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Unio pictorum (Linnaeus, 1758) (a junior synonym)
  75. Species Mya nodulosa W. Wood, 1815 accepted as Aculamprotula nodulosa (W. Wood, 1815) (original name)
  76. Species Mya norvegica Spengler, 1793 accepted as Panomya norvegica (Spengler, 1793)
  77. Species Mya norwegica Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Lyonsia norwegica (Gmelin, 1791) (original combination)
  78. Species Mya oblonga Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Lutraria oblonga (Gmelin, 1791)
  79. Species Mya oblongatus W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Lampsilis radiata (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  80. Species Mya oonogai Makiyama, 1935 accepted as Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758
  81. Species Mya orbiculata Spengler, 1793 accepted as Scrobicularia plana (da Costa, 1778)
  82. Species Mya ovalis W. Turton, 1822 accepted as Mya truncata Linnaeus, 1758
  83. Species Mya ovalis Philipsson, 1788 accepted as Unio pictorum (Linnaeus, 1758) (a junior synonym)
  84. Species Mya ovalis Philipsson, 1788 sensu W. Martin, 1809 † accepted as Carbonicola martini Trueman & Weir, 1947 † (unaccepted > misapplication)
  85. Species Mya papyracea Spengler, 1793 accepted as Anatinella nicobarica (Gmelin, 1791)
  86. Species Mya particolor Perry, 1811 accepted as Panopea glycimeris (Born, 1778)
  87. Species Mya pellucida T. Brown, 1818 accepted as Lyonsia norwegica (Gmelin, 1791)
  88. Species Mya perna Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Perna perna (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
  89. Species Mya pholadia Montagu, 1803 accepted as Rocellaria dubia (Pennant, 1777)
  90. Species Mya picea W. Wood, 1815 accepted as Cyrtodaria siliqua (Spengler, 1793)
  91. Species Mya pictorum Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Unio pictorum (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
  92. Species Mya plana J. Sowerby, 1814 † accepted as Erodona plana (J. Sowerby, 1814) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  93. Species Mya praecisa A. Gould, 1850 accepted as Mya truncata Linnaeus, 1758
  94. Species Mya praetenuis Pulteney, 1799 accepted as Cochlodesma praetenue (Pulteney, 1799)
  95. Species Mya priapus Tilesius, 1822 accepted as Panomya priapus (Tilesius, 1822)
  96. Species Mya pubescens Pulteney, 1799 accepted as Thracia pubescens (Pulteney, 1799)
  97. Species Mya pullus J. De C. Sowerby, 1826 accepted as Mya truncata Linnaeus, 1758
  98. Species Mya purpurea Montagu, 1808 accepted as Turtonia minuta (O. Fabricius, 1780)
  99. Species Mya purpurea Montagu, 1808 sensu W. Turton, 1822 accepted as Hiatella rugosa (Linnaeus, 1767) (misapplication)
  100. Species Mya radiata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Lampsilis radiata (Gmelin, 1791) (original combination)
  101. Species Mya rigidus W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Elliptio complanata ([Lightfoot], 1786) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  102. Species Mya rostrata Spengler, 1793 accepted as Cuspidaria rostrata (Spengler, 1793)
  103. Species Mya rotunda W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Obovaria subrotunda Rafinesque, 1820 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  104. Species Mya rugosa Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Indonaia rugosa (Gmelin, 1791) (basionym)
  105. Species Mya rugosa F. A. Roemer, 1836 † accepted as Mactromya concentrica (Münster, 1841) † (junior homonym of Mya rugosa Gmelin, 1791; subjective synonym)
  106. Species Mya rugulosus W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Alasmidonta marginata Say, 1818 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  107. Species Mya semistriata Hanley, 1842 accepted as Cryptomya semistriata (Hanley, 1842)
  108. Species Mya siliqua Spengler, 1793 accepted as Cyrtodaria siliqua (Spengler, 1793)
  109. Species Mya simplex Holmes, 1858 accepted as Basterotia elliptica (Récluz, 1850)
  110. Species Mya solemyalis Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Entodesma solemyalis (Lamarck, 1818) (original combination)
  111. Species Mya striata Montagu, 1816 (unaccepted)
  112. Species Mya suborbicularis Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, original combination)
  113. Species Mya subovata S. Woodward, 1833 (unaccepted)
  114. Species Mya subtruncata S. Woodward, 1833 (unaccepted)
  115. Species Mya syrmatophora Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  116. Species Mya tellinoides J. Hall, 1845 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  117. Species Mya tenuis R. A. Philippi, 1887 (unaccepted)
  118. Species Mya tugon Deshayes, 1830 (unaccepted)
  119. Species Mya uddevalensis Hancock, 1846 (unaccepted, synonym)
  120. Species Mya variabilis Maton, 1811 (unaccepted, basionym)
  121. Species Mya vulsella Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
  122. Species Mya angulifera J. Sowerby, 1819 † (uncertain > unassessed)
  123. Species Mya angustata J. De C. Sowerby, 1826 † (uncertain > unassessed)
  124. Species Mya conglobata Brocchi, 1814 † (uncertain > unassessed)
  125. Species Mya depressa J. De C. Sowerby, 1823 † (uncertain > unassessed)
  126. Species Mya divaricata G. B. Sowerby II, 1875 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, use in recent liteature currently undocumented)
  127. Species Mya edentula Pallas, 1771 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
  128. Species Mya elongata Brocchi, 1814 † (uncertain > unassessed)
  129. Species Mya gibbosa J. De C. Sowerby, 1823 † (uncertain > unassessed)
  130. Species Mya glabrata Brocchi, 1814 † (uncertain > unassessed)
  131. Species Mya gregarea J. Sowerby, 1822 † (uncertain > unassessed)
  132. Species Mya mandibula J. Sowerby, 1813 † (uncertain > unassessed)
  133. Species Mya membranacea Gmelin, 1791 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
  134. Species Mya nodulosa Lamarck, 1819 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
  135. Species Mya plicata J. De C. Sowerby, 1823 † (uncertain > unassessed)
  136. Species Mya rustica Brocchi, 1814 † (uncertain > unassessed)
  137. Species Mya subangulata J. Sowerby, 1814 † (uncertain > unassessed)
  138. Species Mya vscripta J. Sowerby, 1819 † (uncertain > unassessed)
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Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 670 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
MolluscaBase eds. (2024). MolluscaBase. Mya Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: https://www.molluscabase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138211 on 2024-04-23
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 670 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Mya (Arenomya) Winckworth, 1930) Winckworth, R. (1930). Notes on nomenclature 5. Some new names for British marine bivalves. <em>Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London.</em> 19: 14-15. [13 March 1930]. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Myacites Schlotheim, 1820 †) Schlotheim, E. F. von. (1820). Die Petrefactenkunde auf ihrem jetztigen Standpunkte durch die Beschreibung seiner Sammlung versteinerter und fossiler Überreste des Thier- und Pflanzenreichs der Vorwelt. Becker, Gotha, lxii + 437 pp., available online at http://books.google.at/books/about/Die_Petrefactenkunde_auf_ihrem_jetzigen.html?id=4SQ-AAAAcAAJ&redir_esc=y
page(s): 176 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/ocrd/254404.pdf [details]   

additional source Vaught, K.C.; Abbott, R.T.; Boss, K.J. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne. ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

subsequent type designation Children J. G. (1822-1823). Lamarck's genera of shells. <i>Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature and the Arts (London)</i>, 14(27): 64-87, pl. 3-4 [ottobre 1822]; 14(28): 298-322, pl. 5-6 [gennaio 1823]; 15(29): 23-52, pl. 2-3 [aprile 1823]; 15(30): 216-258, pl. 7-8 [luglio 1823]; 16 (31): 49-79, pl. 5 [ottobre 1823]; 16 (32): 241-264, pl. 6 [dicembre 1823]. [Vedi anche Kennard, Salisbury & Woodward, 1931], available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14496865 [details]   
 
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Authority The name Mya was placed on the Official List by ICZN Opinion 94. [details]

Classification  Arenomya Winckworth, 1930 is a valid genus according to Nordsieck (1969), but a valid subgenus of Mya according to Macneil (1965), Strauch (1972) and Bernard (1979a) [details]
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