CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Littorinimorpha (order)  »  Littorinidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 095000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Littorinidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Littorinidae (periwinkles) - show full list
Common Name: periwinkles
Common Names List: periwinkles
Organism Type: a periwinkle
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.
Child Codes: 24 095901     Afrolittorina spp.
24 095902     Austrolittorina spp.
24 095903     Bembicium spp.
24 095904     Echinolittorina spp.
24 095905     Laevilitorina spp.
24 095906     Littoraria spp.
24 095908     Nodilittorina spp.
24 095909     Peasiella spp.
24 095910     Risellopsis spp.
24 095911     Rufolacuna spp.
24 095912     Tectarius spp.
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Scientific Name
verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.

Record details

Record entered on 1-Oct-1999 00:00 by Tony Rees
Record modified on 4-Mar-2019 13:46 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add taxon note
Modification history:
01-OCT-1999: Code updated from interim to new systematic code (Tony Rees)
05-OCT-1999: Marketing name added (Tony Rees)
04-MAR-2019: add taxon note (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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