The Presence of Teredo navalis Linnaeus, 1758 (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Teredinidae) in the Southern Black Sea, Turkey


Culha M.

JOURNAL OF ANIMAL AND VETERINARY ADVANCES, cilt.9, ss.1515-1518, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 9 Konu: 10
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3923/javaa.2010.1515.1518
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ANIMAL AND VETERINARY ADVANCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1515-1518

Özet

A total of 35 specimens of boring bivalve, Teredo navalis was found during the benthic surveys conducted at a depth of between 0.5 and 5 m into some old tree roots and old wood pieces on stony-sand bottom in the southern Black Sea (Ayancik coasts of Sinop Province) of Turkey between 2006 and 2007. This species is new record for the Turkish Black Sea coast.