CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 11 202000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Xeniidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: Xeniidae (soft corals) - show full list
Common Name: soft corals
Common Names List: soft corals
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Parent Codes: 11 173000     Order Alcyonacea - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 11 202901     Bayerxenia spp.
11 202903     Ezziona spp.
11 202902     Funginus spp.
11 202904     Xenia spp.
Organism Type: a soft coral
Taxon Notes:This code is provuded for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further is available.
Record source: Fabricius, K. Alderslade, P., 2001, Soft corals and sea fans.. Australian Institute of Marine Science, Townsville 263pp.
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