CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 20 392904 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Plesiothoa spp.   
CAAB category: 20 - Bryozoa Bryozoans
Family: Hippothoidae (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 392000     Hippothoidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 20 392031     Plesiothoa australis
20 392024     Plesiothoa densa
20 392025     Plesiothoa gerroa
20 392016     Plesiothoa trigemma
Organism Type: a bryozoan
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
verified against
Gordon, D.P., 2020. New Hippothoidae (Bryozoa) from Australasia., Zootaxa, Vol. 4750(4): 451-476. . doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4750.4.1
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