Teredo Linnaeus, 1758

Genus in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaMolluscaBivalviaMyoidaTeredinidae

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Full Name

Teredo Linnaeus, 1758

Common names

  • pålemakk nno
  • pælemark nob
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted genus

Living period

145.0 to 0.0117 Ma

Habitat

Marine, Boring

Georeferenced data

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All 1,515 | In viewable area

Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Mollusca
class
Bivalvia
order
Myoida
family
Teredinidae
genus
Teredo
species
34
 
complete classification

Description

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Bibliography

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.

International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. Direction 72 Completion and in certain Cases correction of entries relating to the names of genera of the Phyla Mollusca, Brachiopoda, Echinodermata and Chordata made on the Official List of Generic Names in Zoology by rulings given in Opinions rendered in the period up to the end of 1936.Opinions and declarations rendered by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature 1E, 161-192 (1957)

International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. Opinion 94 Twenty-two Mollusk and Tunicate names placed in the Official List of Generic Names.Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 73(4), 12-13 (1926)

Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp.

Turner, R. D. 1966. A Survey and Illustrated Catalogue of Teredinidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia). Cambridge (Massachusetts): Museum of Comparative Zoology. ix, 265 pp.

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (117523089) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.