WoRMS taxon details

Nausitora fusticulus (Jeffreys, 1860)

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

accepted
Species
marine
(ofTeredo 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]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Nausitora fusticulus (Jeffreys, 1860). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=527835 on 2018-09-21
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original description  (ofTeredo 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Spelling 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]