CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Cnidaria (phylum)  »  Hydrozoa (class)  »  Leptothecata (order)  »  Laodiceidae (family)

CAAB Code: 11 052005 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Melicertissa antrichardsoni    Uribe-Palomino & Gershwin in Uribe-Palomino, Pausina & Gershwin, 2018
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: Laodiceidae (hydroids) - show full list
Common Name: [a hydromedusa]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 11 052903     Melicertissa spp.
Organism Type: a hydromedusa

World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-11-22
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source and
Scientific Name
verified against
Uribe-Palomino, J. Pausina, S. Gershwin, L.-A., 2018. Two new species of Hydromedusae from Queensland, Australia (Hydrozoa, Leptothecata)., ZooKeys, Vol. 783: 17-36. . doi:10.3897/zookeys.783.26862. doi:10.3897/zookeys.783.26862
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