Species: Mytilus edulis

Mytilus edulis
Originator: Stein Mortensen

Norwegian name: Blåskjell

Confusion species: Modiolus modiolus

Systematics :

KingdomAnimals (Animalia)
Phylum Molluscs (Mollusca)
Class  Bivalve mollusc (Bivalvia)
Subclass   Pteriomorpha
Family    Mytilidae
Genus     Mytilus
Species      Mytilus edulis