Nototeredo knoxi   (Bartsch,  1917) (Shipworm)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Myoida
Family:Teredinidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Teredo (Nototeredo) knoxi Bartsch, 1917
Nototeredo knoxi Turner, 1966
Nototeredo knoxi Subba Rao, 1968
Teredo bisiphites Roch, 1931
Teredo congoensis Roch, 1935
Teredo digitalis Roch, 1935
Teredo jamaicensis Bartsch, 1922
Teredo rosifolia Moll, 1941
Teredo sigerfoosi Bartsch, 1922
Teredo stimpsoni Bartsch, 1922
Teredo tryoni Bartsch, 1922

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Mahanadi Estuary INDIA
• Orissa INDIA (Record: 04/03/1964)
• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam INDIA
• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Rao, SNV (1968) Report on a collection of wood-boring Molluscs from Mahanadi Estuary, Orissa, India Symposium on Mollusca Marine Biological Association of India, Mandapam Camp (Part 1(3)) 85-93 Available at - NIO, RC, Kochi
  • Rao, NVS; Rao, KVS and Maitra, S (1991) Marine molluscs State fauna series 1: Fauna of Orissa Zoological Survey of India, Calcutta Part 3 1-175 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Rao, MV; Pati, SK; D. Swain; and Sharma, RM Marine wood-borers Zoological Survey of India 1-5 Available at - http://zsi.gov.in/checklist/Marine%20Wood%20borers.pdf

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