CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Animalia (kingdom)  »  Bryozoa (phylum)  »  Gymnolaemata (class)  »  Cheilostomatida (order)  »  Electridae (family)

CAAB Code: 20 311908 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Conopeum spp.   
CAAB category: 20 - Bryozoa
Family: Electridae (bryozoans) - show full list
Common Name: [a bryozoan]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 20 311000     Electridae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 20 311019     Conopeum aciculatum
20 311024     Conopeum antipodum
20 311023     Conopeum oretiensis
20 311020     Conopeum ponticum
20 311006     Conopeum reticulum
20 311021     Conopeum seurati
Organism Type: a bryozoan
Taxon Notes:This genus was previously included in the family Membraniporidae. 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
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-11-19
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Cook, P.L. Bock, P.E. Hayward, P.J. Gordon, D.P., 2018. Class Gymnolaemata, Order Cheilostomata. In: Cook, P.L. Bock, P.E. Gordon, D.P. Weaver, H.J., Editors, Australian Bryozoa Volume 2: Taxonomy of Australian Families.: 61-279. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, VIC 314pp.
Scientific Name
verified against
Gordon, D.P. Sutherland, J.E. Perez, B.A. Waeschenbach, A. Taylor, P.D. Di Martino, E., 2020. The bryozoan genus Conopeum (Electridae) in New ZEaland, with description of a new species and discussion of the morphological and genetic characters of Conopeum seurati (Canu, 1928)., Journal of Natural History, Vol. 54(15-16): 947-970. .
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