CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 23 120000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Acanthochitonidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups Distribution map:

Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: Acanthochitonidae (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 120902     Acanthochitona spp.
23 120903     Bassethullia spp.
23 120904     Craspedochiton spp.
23 120906     Craspedoplax spp.
23 120907     Cryptoconchus spp.
23 120905     Leptoplax spp.
23 120901     Notoplax spp.
23 120908     Pseudotonicia spp.
Organism Type: a chiton
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family 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
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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