Uperotus clava   (Gmelin,  1791) (Shipworm)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Myoida
Family:Teredinidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Fistulana clavata Oken, 1815
Fistulana cornicula Lamarck, 1801
Fistulana corniformis Lamarck, 1818)
Fistulana gregata Lamarck, 1801
Glumebra elegans Iredale, 1936
Glumebra shionomisakiensis Habe, 1953
Guetara corniformis (Lamarck, 1818)
Teredo cucurbita Morch, 1853
Teredo nucivorus Spengler, 1792
Teredo rehderi Nair, 1956
Teredo vattanansis Nair & Gurumani, 1957
Uperotus clavus (Gmelin, 1791)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andamans INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Subba Rao, NV and Dey, A (2000) Catalogue of marine molluscs of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Occasional paper no 187 Records of the Zoological Survey of India ZSI 1-323 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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