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Record 1 2010-08-18


Subject field(s)
  • Mollusks, Echinoderms and Prochordates
Universal entry(ies)

Shipworms are the most destructive of mollusks, and the damage they have done to wooden structures - ships and wharf piling - over the centuries is incalculable.


A family of bivalve mollusks.

Key term(s)
  • ship worms


  • Mollusques, échinodermes et procordés
Entrée(s) universelle(s)

Famille de mollusques bivalves dont la plupart des individus creusent des galeries dans le bois des navires et des quais et y causent de sérieux dommages.


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