CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 24 150001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Ceraesignum maximum    (G.B. Sowerby I, 1825)
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Vermetidae (worm shells) - show full taxa list or show species only taxa list
Common Name: [a worm shell]
Recent Synonyms: Dendropoma maximum
Organism Type: a worm shell
Parent Codes
(if any)
24 150901
World Register of Marine Species unaccepted 2016-05-11 view at WoRMS - potential occurrences at OBIS
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Wilson, B., 1993, Australian Marine Shells. Prosobranch Gastropods Pt I. Odyssey Publishing, Leederville, W.A.
Scientific Name
verified against
Golding, R.E. Bieler, R. Rawlings, T.A. Collins, T.M., 2014. Deconstructing Dendropoma: a systematic revision of a world-wide worm-snail group, with descriptions of new genera (Caenogastropoda: Vermetidae)., Malacologia, Vol. 57(1): 1-97.

Record details

Record entered on 1-Sep-2003 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 22-Mar-2019 08:11 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: delete synonym
Modification history:
22-MAR-2019: update genus (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Dendropoma)
 (previous authority: (Sowerby))
22-MAR-2019: delete synonym (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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