CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Polyplacophora (class)  »  Chitonida (order)  »  Lepidochitonidae (family)

CAAB Code: 23 114000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Lepidochitonidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups
Family: Lepidochitonidae (chitons) - show full list
Common Name: chitons
Common Names List: chitons
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 23 114901     Particulazona spp.
Organism Type: a chiton
Taxon Notes:This family was previously considered to be a subfamily within the Ischnochitonidae, but is now not considered to be closely related to that group of families. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.
Scientific Name
verified against
:
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: www.marinespecies.org at VLIZ.
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