CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Cnidaria (phylum)  »  Cubozoa (class)  »  Carybdeida (order)  »  Carukiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 11 148002 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Morbakka fenneri    Gershwin, 2008
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: Carukiidae (box jellyfish) - show full list
Common Name: morbakka
Common Names List: morbakka
fire jelly
Recent Synonyms: Tamoya virulenta
Tamoya gargantua (both are mis-identifications)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 11 148902     Morbakka spp.
Organism Type: a box jellyfish

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:26bb03c8-b22a-4d6a-b23e-f41f97a8503b
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:395229
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-12
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Gershwin, L.-A., 2008. Morbakka fenneri, a new genus and species of Irukandji jellyfish (Cnidaria: Cubozoa)., Memoirs of the Queensland Museum, Vol. 54(1): 23-33.
Scientific Name
verified against
:
Gershwin, L.-A. Zeidler, W. Davie, P.J.F., 2010. Medusae (Cnidaria) of Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia., Memoirs of the Queensland Museum - Nature, Vol. 54(3): 47-108.
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