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Mytilus

genus of farmed mussels in the suborder Lamellibranchiae. Includes M. edulis (blue mussel), M. galloprovincialis (Mediterranean mussel), M. smaragdinus (green mussel), M. crassitesta (Korean mussel). See Table 23.
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Steinhausia mytilovum in cultured mussels Mytilus galloprovincialis in the Thermaikos Gulf (northern Aegean Sea, Greece).
2005 Effects of long-term moderate hypercapnia on acid-base balance and growth rate in marine mussels Mytilus galloprovincialis.
Cloning and characterization of metallothionein cDNAs in the mussel Mytilus edulis L.
The use of acetylcholinesterase activity in Ruditapes decussatus and Mytilus galloprovincialis in the biomonitoring of Bizerta lagoon.
The Mytilus californianus community: studies on the composition, structure, organization and dynamics of a mussel bed.
The present study shows that nitromusk and polycyclic musk compounds inhibit the activity of efflux transporters in the marine mussel Mytilus californianus and that these inhibitory effects last for 24-48 hr after termination of exposure to the musks.
KEY WORDS: mussel, Mytilus edulis, growth rates, condition index, oxygen consumption, salinity
Assessment of environmental pollution at Blearic Islands applying oxidative stress biomarkers in mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis.
The observed lesions ranged from dilation of reproductive follicles in mussel, Mytilus edulis (33), to gonadal neoplasms in soft-shell clam, Mya arenaria (21), and the American oyster, Crassostrea virginica.