CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 11 180902 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Isidoides spp.   
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: Chrysogorgiidae (gold corals) - show full list
Common Name: [a gold coral]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 11 180000     Chrysogorgiidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 11 180001     Isidoides armata
Organism Type: a gold coral
Taxon Notes:The placement of this genus is currently problematic, see Pante et al (2013). We have retained it here pending a more detailed review which hopefully will clarify which family it belongs in. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:57d0fde9-110f-42d2-bb55-07de0ac05bff
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Scientific Name
verified against
:
Pante, E. Saucier, E.H. France, S.C., 2013. Molecular and morphological data support reclassification of the octocoral genus Isidoides., Invertebrate Systematics, Vol. 27: 365-378.
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