CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Asteroidea (class)  »  Valvatida (order)  »  Oreasteridae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 127000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Oreasteridae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata Distribution map:

Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: Oreasteridae (seastars) - show full list
Common Name: seastars
Common Names List: seastars
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
New Zealand (inc. subantarctic territories)
Parent Codes: 25 120000     Order Valvatida - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 25 127902     Acheronaster spp.
25 127903     Anthaster spp.
25 127904     Anthenea spp.
25 127905     Bothriaster spp.
25 127906     Choriaster spp.
25 127907     Culcita spp.
25 127909     Gymnanthenea spp.
25 127910     Halityle spp.
25 127901     Nectria spp.
25 127911     Nectriaster spp.
25 127912     Pentaceraster spp.
25 127913     Poraster spp.
25 127914     Protoreaster spp.
25 127915     Pseudoreaster spp.
Organism Type: a seastar
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family 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) Q2010100
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-09-08
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
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