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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredo megotara Hanley in Forbes & Hanley, 1848 
AphiaID: 531316

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 editorTeredininae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredo (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredo megotara (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (original binomen)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsiloteredo megotara (Hanley in Forbes & Hanley, 1848)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactyloteredo Moll, 1941
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredo Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Forbes E. & Hanley S.C. (1848-1853). A history of British Mollusca and their shells. London, van Voorst : Vol. 1: i-lxxx [1853], 1-486 [1848], pl. A-W, AA-ZZ, AAA-ZZZ [dates uncertain]; Vol. 2: 1-480 [1 dec. 1849], 481-557 [1850]; Vol. 3: 1-320 [1850], 321-616 [1851]; Vol. 4: 1-300 [1852], pl. 1-114F [dates uncertain]. London, van Voorst., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/16341
page(s): vol. 1 p. 77; pl. 1 fig 6; pl. 18 fig. 1-2 [details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredo megotara var. excisa Jeffreys, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsiloteredo megotara (Hanley in Forbes & Hanley, 1848)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredo megotara var. mionota Jeffreys, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsiloteredo megotara (Hanley in Forbes & Hanley, 1848)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredo megotara var. striatior Jeffreys, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsiloteredo megotara (Hanley in Forbes & Hanley, 1848)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredo megotara var. striator Jeffreys, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsiloteredo megotara (Hanley in Forbes & Hanley, 1848)
Environment marine
Distribution 
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North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeredoika serpentina Stock, 1959 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (145 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Herne Bay, Kent, England [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:531316
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2010-10-11 15:45:44Z  created  Rosenberg, Gary
2010-10-17 14:19:14Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Teredo megotara Hanley in Forbes & Hanley, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=531316 on 2014-12-20
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