CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Cnidaria (phylum)  »  Anthozoa (class)  »  Alcyonacea (order)  »  Alcyoniidae (family)

CAAB Code: 11 176014 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
"Alcyonium" etheridgei    Thomson & Mackinnon, 1911
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: Alcyoniidae (soft corals) - show full list
Common Name: [an octocoral]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Organism Type: an octocoral
Taxon Notes:This species does not belong in the genus Alcyonium. Its position is currently under review, and it probably requires a new genus.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:85cf89e1-fca5-4d89-8880-9a68f145aac3
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:287357
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-06-20
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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