CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Vetigastropoda (unassigned) (order)  »  Lepetellidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 025000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Lepetellidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: Lepetellidae (limpets) - show full list
Common Name: limpets
Common Names List: limpets
Recent Synonyms: Choristellidae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
New Zealand (inc. subantarctic territories)
South Pacific (Fiji etc.)
Southern Ocean (non coastal)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 24 025902     Choristella spp.
24 025903     Tecticrater spp.
24 025901     Tectisumen spp.
Organism Type: a limpet
Taxon Notes:This family now includes the Choristellidae, usually given subfamily status within the Lepetellidae. 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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