CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Code: 22 062000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Polynoidae, Iphionidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Distribution map:

Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: Polynoidae, Iphionidae (scale worms) - show full list
Common Name: scale worms
Common Names List: scale worms
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 22 062952     Iphionidae - undifferentiated
22 062951     Polynoidae - undifferentiated
Organism Type: a scale worm
Taxon Notes:This group has recently been divided into two families, and further work is likely to add more. 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
Cleveland (CSIRO) J1030200
Scientific Name
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Norlinder, E. Nygren, A. Wiklund, H. Pleijel, F., 2012. Phylogeny of scale-worms (Aphroditiformia, Annelida), assessed from 18SrRNA, 28SrRNA, 16SrRNA, mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase subunit I (COI), and morphology., Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, Vol. 65: 490-500.
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