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Case 3717 – XYLOPHAGIDAE Purchon, 1941 (Mollusca: Bivalvia): proposed emendation of the spelling to XYLOPHAGAIDAE to remove homonymy with XYLOPHAGIDAE Fallén, 1810 (Insecta: Diptera)

Eugene V. Coan, James T. Carlton, Neal L. Evenhuis


Nomenclature; taxonomy; Insecta; Mollusca; Bivalvia; Diptera; xylophagidae; xylophagaidae; Xylophaga; Xylophagus; Nemotelus cinctus; Teredo dorsalis; fly; wood-boring.

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