CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 23 115908 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Eudoxochiton spp.   
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups
Family: Callochitonidae (chitons) - show full list
Common Name: [a chiton]
Recent Synonyms: Eudoxochiton (Eudoxoplax) spp.
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 23 115902     Callochitonidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 23 115015     Eudoxochiton inornatus
23 115070     Eudoxochiton nobilis
Organism Type: a chiton
Taxon Notes:This genus is divided into two subgenera by some authorities; these are not recognised as distinct here. 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
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