CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Bryozoa (phylum)  »  Phylactolaemata (class)  »  Plumatellida (order)  »  Plumatellidae (family)

CAAB Code: 20 007008 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Plumatella rugosa    T.S. Wood, L.J. Wood, Geimer & Massard, 1998
CAAB category: 20 - Bryozoa Bryozoans
Family: Plumatellidae (freshwater bryozoans) - show full list
Common Name: [a freshwater bryozoan]
Recent Synonyms: Plumatella repens rugosa
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
New Zealand (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Freshwater
Parent Codes: 20 007902     Plumatella spp.
Organism Type: a freshwater bryozoan
Taxon Notes:This species has also been reported from North America, Israel and Belarus.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) NZOR-6-85103
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-11-22
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Wood, T.S. Wood, L.J. Geimer. G. Massard, J., 1998. Freshwater bryozoans of New Zealand: a preliminary survey., New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, Vol. 32(4): 639-648. .
Scientific Name
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Wood, T.S., 2018. Class Phylactolaemata. In: Cook, P.L. Bock, P.E. Gordon, D.P. Weaver, H.J., Editors, Australian Bryozoa Volume 2: Taxonomy of Australian Families.: 281-295. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, VIC 314pp.
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