CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 24 051000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Chilodontidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: Chilodontidae (gastropods) - show full list
Common Name: gastropods
Common Names List: gastropods
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 24 051901     Danilia spp.
24 051907     Euchelus spp.
24 051902     Granata spp.
24 051903     Herpetopoma spp.
24 051904     Hybochelus spp.
24 051905     Turcica spp.
24 051906     Vaceuchelus spp.
Organism Type: a gastropod
Taxon Notes:Many members of this family were previously included in the Trochidae. 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
Herbert, D.G., 2012. A revision of the Chilodontidae (Gastropoda: Vetigastropoda: Seguenzioidea) of southern Africa and the south-weatern Indian Ocean., African Invertebrates, Vol. 53(2): 381-502.
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