Species Account

Teredothyra excavata (Jeffreys, 1860)

Pholadoidea : Teredinidae

Tebble name: n/a
Smith & Heppell name: Teredothym excavata (Jeffreys, 1860)

Pallets composed of a calcareous basal cup with a second divided cup inserted.

Distribution & Ecology

A southern species, in our study area known only from the Channel Islands.

Depth Range

Additional Information & Related Species


Listed are literature citing Teredothyra excavata (Jeffreys, 1860). Reference containing the species Type Description is highlighted.


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Record last modified: 17/05/2016