CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Decapoda (order)  »  Alpheidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 765000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Alpheidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca
Family: Alpheidae (snapping shrimps|pistol prawns) - show full taxa list or show species only taxa list
Common Name: pistol prawns

Occurrence locations [29] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Common Names List: snapping shrimps
pistol prawns
Organism Type: a pistol prawn
Parent Codes
(if any)
28 708000
Cleveland (CSIRO) K2040100
World Register of Marine Species accepted 2017-09-08 view at WoRMS - potential occurrences at OBIS
Habitat: Marine unspecified

Record details

Record entered on 1-Oct-1999 00:00 by Tony Rees
Record modified on 7-Oct-2010 16:25 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: updated
Modification history:
01-OCT-1999: Code updated from interim to new systematic code (Tony Rees)
05-OCT-1999: Marketing name added (Tony Rees)
13-NOV-2001: add Cleveland code (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
13-NOV-2001: add common name (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
10-SEP-2002: update common name (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
07-OCT-2010: updated (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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