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 176906 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Eleutherobia spp.   
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: Alcyoniidae (soft corals) - show full list
Common Name: [a soft coral]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 11 176000     Alcyoniidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 11 176015     Eleutherobia australiensis
11 176016     Eleutherobia imaharai
11 176017     Eleutherobia somaliensis
11 176018     Eleutherobia splendens
99 110426     Eleutherobia n. sp. A
99 110427     Eleutherobia n. sp. B
99 110736     Eleutherobia n.sp. C
99 110194     Eleutherobia sp.
Organism Type: a soft coral
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Scientific Name
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Bryce, M. Poliseno, A. Alderslade, P. Vargas, S., 2015. Digitate and capitate soft corals (Cnidaria: Octocorallia: Alcyoniidae) from Western Australia with reports on new species and new Australian geographical records., Zootaxa, Vol. 3963(2): 160-200.
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