CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Cephalopoda (class)  »  Sepiida (order)  »  Sepiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 23 607901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Sepia spp.   
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups
Family: Sepiidae (cuttlefish) - show full taxa list or show species only taxa list
Common Name: Cuttlefishes

Occurrence locations [7] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Common Names List: cuttlefishes
Organism Type: a cuttlefish
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. This code replaces previous (interim) CAAB code 00 610008 (FISHLIST 610008).
Parent Codes
(if any)
23 607000
ITIS (USA) 82361
World Register of Marine Species accepted 2018-09-25 view at WoRMS - potential occurrences at OBIS
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Scientific Name
verified against
Reid, A.L., 2016, Cephalopods of Australia and Sub-Antarctic Territories. CSIRO Publishing, Clayton South 446pp.

Record details

Record entered on 1-Jan-1997 00:00 by Gordon Yearsley, CSIRO Taxonomy Group - FRDC project
Record modified on 3-Oct-2019 13:48 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: updated
Modification history:
01-OCT-1999: Code updated from interim to new systematic code (Tony Rees)
05-OCT-1999: Marketing name added (Tony Rees)
13-FEB-2002: add extra child codes (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
01-OCT-2004: Fullstop removed from spp (Gordon Yearsley)
24-NOV-2014: add taxon note (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
03-OCT-2018: add reference (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
03-OCT-2019: updated (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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