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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 24 041901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Angaria spp.   
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Angariidae (dolphin shells) - show full list
Common Name: [a dolphin shell]
Organism Type: a dolphin shell
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.
Parent Codes: 24 041000     Angariidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 24 041001     Angaria delphinus
24 041002     Angaria tyria

World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-10-01
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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.)
Tropical Indo-Pacific (countries N/NE Australia)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Scientific Name
verified against
Williams, S.T. Karube, S. Ozawa, T., 2008. Molecular systematics of Vetigastropoda: Trochidae, Turbinidae and Trochoidea redefined., Zoologica Scripta, Vol. 37: 483-506.

Record details

Record entered on 5-Oct-2012 00:00 by Tony Rees
Record modified on 9-Dec-2013 12:01 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add taxon note
Modification history:
09-DEC-2013: add taxon note (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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