CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Asteroidea (class)  »  Velatida (order)  »  Pterasteridae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 139000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Pterasteridae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata
Family: Pterasteridae (seastars) - show full list
Common Name: seastars
Distribution:

Occurrence locations shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Common Names List: seastars
starfish
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.
Child Codes: 25 139905     Calyptraster spp.
25 139901     Diplopteraster spp.
25 139902     Euretaster spp.
25 139903     Hymenaster spp.
25 139904     Pteraster spp.


Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:9a4b34de-feb0-4c8e-9eb8-bf856426a6c0
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Cleveland (CSIRO) Q2040200
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123142
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-07-13
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Scientific Name
verified against
:
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: www.marinespecies.org at VLIZ.
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