WoRMS taxon details

Teredinidae Rafinesque, 1815

253  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:253)

Subfamily Bankiinae R. D. Turner, 1966
  » Genus Bankia Gray, 1842
  » Genus Nausitora E. P. Wright, 1864
  » Genus Nototeredo Bartsch, 1923
  » Genus Spathoteredo Moll, 1928
  » Genus Deviobankia Iredale, 1932 accepted as Bankia Gray, 1842 (synonym)
  » Genus Inequarista Iredale, 1932 accepted as Nausitora E. P. Wright, 1864 (synonym)
Subfamily Kuphinae Tryon, 1862
  » Genus Kuphus Guettard, 1770
Genus Nivanteredo Velásquez & Shipway, 2018
Genus Tamilokus Shipway, Distel & Rosenberg, 2019
Subfamily Teredininae Rafinesque, 1815

Genus Eoteredo Bartsch, 1923 (nomen dubium)

Genus Coleoteredo [sic] accepted as Teredo Linnaeus, 1758 (invalid: misspelling)
Genus Guetera Gray, 1847 accepted as Guetara J.E. Gray, 1847 accepted as Uperotus Guettard, 1770 (Duplicate & lapsus calami (Rosenberg, Gary))
Subfamily Xylophaginae Purchon, 1941 accepted as Xylophagidae Purchon, 1941 accepted as Xylophagaidae Purchon, 1941
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Teredinidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=253 on 2020-10-31
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2011-05-05 21:00:09Z

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basis of record Turner, R. D. (1966). A Survey and Illustrated Catalogue of Teredinidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia). Museum of Comparative Zoology, Cambridge (Massachusetts). ix + 265 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/134382 [details]   

additional source Bieler R., Carter J.G. & Coan E.V. (2010). Classification of Bivalve families. Pp. 113-133, <i>in</i>: Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2010), Nomenclator of Bivalve Families. <i>Malacologia</i> 52(2): 1-184. [details]   

additional source Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]   

additional source Borges L.M., Merckelbach L.M., Sampaio Í. & Cragg S.M. (2014). Diversity, environmental requirements, and biogeography of bivalve wood-borers (Teredinidae) in European coastal waters. <em>Frontiers in Zoology.</em> 11: 1-13., available online at https://doi.org/10.1186/1742-9994-11-13 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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