WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNausitora fusticulus (Jeffreys, 1860)

527835  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:527835)

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(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredo fusticulus Jeffreys, 1860) Jeffreys J. G. (1860). A synoptical list of the British species of Teredo with a notice of the exotic species. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, (3)6: 121-127, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/22218533
page(s): 125 [details]   
Gofas, S.; Rosenberg, G. (2013). Nausitora fusticulus. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=527835 on 2017-12-16

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredo fusticulus Jeffreys, 1860) Jeffreys J. G. (1860). A synoptical list of the British species of Teredo with a notice of the exotic species. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, (3)6: 121-127, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/22218533
page(s): 125 [details]   

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
page(s): 102 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNausitoria fusticula (Jeffreys, 1860)) Turgeon, D. D., W. G. Lyons, P. Mikkelsen, G. Rosenberg, and F. Moretzsohn. 2009. Bivalvia (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 711–744 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, Colleg
page(s): 737 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBankia braziliensis Bartsch, 1922) 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
page(s): 91 [details]   

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBankia excolpa Bartsch, 1922) 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
page(s): 100 [details]   
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling The specific name is a noun (diminutive of Latin fustis, a stick) so must be treated as invariable. Jeffreys correctly treated the genus Teredo as feminine in the original publication and spelled this species name fusticulus [details]