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Bivalvia Myoida Teredinidae 

Teredo (Teredo) bensoni Edmondson, 1946

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Teredo furcifera von Martens, 1894


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype Edmondson, C.H. 1946. p.214, figs. 1a-d
BPBM 100 holotype from wooden guard rail of dredger 'Benson' removed in Honolulu after boat had been working in Canton Island


 Turner, R.D. 1966. p.90 Secondary source


                  Teredinidae Rafinesque, 1815
                    Teredininae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Teredo Linnaeus, 1758
                        Teredo furcifera von Martens, 1894
                          Teredo (Teredo) bensoni Edmondson, 1946


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=54338) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.