CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 24 111064 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Posticobia brazieri    (E.A. Smith, 1882)
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Hydrobiidae (hydrobiid snails) - show full taxa list or show species only taxa list
Common Name: [a hydrobiid snail]
Recent Synonyms: Posticobia chena
Organism Type: a hydrobiid snail
Parent Codes
(if any)
24 111913
World Register of Marine Species no match 2016-08-09
Habitat: Freshwater
Record source: Smith, B.J., 1992. Non-marine Mollusca. In: Houston, W.W.K., Editor, Zoological Catalogue of Australia, 8: 1-398. Australian Government Printing Service, Canberra 405pp. Now Vol. 17.1
Scientific Name
verified against
Clark, S.A., 2009. The genus Posticobia (Mollusca: Caenogastropoda: Rissoidea: Hydrobiidae s.l.) from Australia and Norfolk Island., Malacologia, Vol. 51(2): 319-341.

Record details

Record entered on 31-Jul-2002 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 18-May-2011 08:47 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update reference
Modification history:
18-MAY-2011: update reference (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous authority: (Smith))
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