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 150002 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Thylacodes sipho    (Lamarck, 1818)
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: Serpulorbis sipho
Organism Type: a worm shell
Parent Codes
(if any)
24 150903
World Register of Marine Species accepted 2019-01-11 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
Bieler, R. Petit, R.E., 2010. Thylacodes - Thylacodus - Tulaxodus: worm-snail name confusion and the status of Serpulorbis (Gastropoda: Vermetidae)., Malacologia, Vol. 52(1): 183-187.

Record details

Record entered on 1-Sep-2003 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 18-May-2011 08:34 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update genus
Modification history:
18-MAY-2011: update genus (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Serpulorbis)
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