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Musculus discors (discordant mussel)

Synonyms: Modiola substriata; Modiolaria discors; Modiolaria discors var. angustior; Modiolaria discors var. semilaevis; Modiolaria faba; Modiolaria impressa; Modiolaria laevis; Musculus filatovae; Musculus incurvatus; Musculus olivaceus; Mytilus discors; Mytilus discors arcticus; Mytilus discrepans

Wikipedia Abstract

Musculus discors, or the discord mussel, is a species of bivalve mollusc in the family Mytilidae. It can be found along the Atlantic coast of North America, ranging from Labrador to Long Island Sound.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Fehmarnbelt 69170 Germany  

Predators

Bucephala islandica (Barrow's Goldeneye)[1]
Gadus macrocephalus (Pacific cod)[2]
Pleuronectes platessa (European plaice)[2]
Polysticta stelleri (Steller's Eider)[2]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Prosorhynchus squamatus[3]

Distribution

East Pacific; North America; Western Atlantic Ocean;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Winter food habits of Barrow's Goldeneyes in southeast Alaska, Philip S. Koehl, Thomas C. Rothe, and Dirk V. Derkson, Canadian Wildlife Service, 1984 2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 3Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Protected Areas provided by Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955
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