Skip to main content

Advertisement

Official Journal of the Japan Wood Research Society

Journal of Wood Science Cover Image

Table 1 Monitoring of the degradation and colonization of wood blocks exposed to sea water on April 18, 2014, at the mouth of the Massane River (Mediterranean Sea, France)

From: It’s what’s inside that counts: computer-aided tomography for evaluating the rate and extent of wood consumption by shipworms

Collection dates July 24, 2014 Sept 11, 2014 Nov 12, 2014 May 11, 2015
Exposure time (weeks) 13 21 30 57
Exposure time (days) 97 146 208 402
Water temperature (°C) 22 22.8 16 20.4
Salinity 37.4 37.2 35.9 34.9
Lyrodus pedicellatus 5 108 78 225
Nototeredo norvagica 2 1 8 2
Teredo navalis   11 124 199
Limnoria tripunctata     2
  1. Species assemblages have been described on each collection date from the manual destruction of a block reserved for this purpose