CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Code: 11 314000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Caryophylliidae, Deltocyathiidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Distribution map:

Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: Caryophylliidae, Deltocyathiidae (stony corals) - show full list
Common Name: stony corals
Common Names List: stony corals
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 11 290000     Order Scleractinia - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 11 314941     Caryophylliidae - undifferentiated
11 314942     Deltocyathiidae - undifferentiated
Organism Type: a stony coral
Taxon Notes:This group was previously all included within the Caryophylliidae, but recent genetic work has separated the Deltocyathiidae. See Kitahara et al, 2012. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
ITIS (USA) 574698
View at ITIS
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-06-19
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
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Kitahara, M.V. Cairns, S.D. Stolarski, J. Miller, D.J., 2012. Deltocyathiidae, an early-diverging family of robust corals (Anthozoa, Scleractinia)., Zoologica Scripta, Vol. 42(2): 201-212.
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