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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKuphus polythalamia (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 527393

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBivalvia (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodonta (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuheterodonta (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholadoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKuphinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKuphus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKuphus Guettard, 1770
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFurcella gigantea (Home, 1806)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKuphus arenarius (Lamarck, 1818) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKuphus clausa G. B. Sowerby II, 1875 (probable synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeptaria arenarius Lamarck, 1818 (basionym of synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliquaria bipartita Martin, 1880 (possible synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredo dubia Sivickis, 1928 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredo gigantea Home, 1806 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Turner, R. D. 1966. A Survey and Illustrated Catalogue of Teredinidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia). Cambridge (Massachusetts): Museum of Comparative Zoology. ix, 265 pp.
page(s): 117 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Philippines [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Sumatra [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:527393
Taxonomic
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2010-09-28 15:27:03Z  created  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Kuphus polythalamia. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=527393 on 2014-07-24
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