CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 24 174001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Distorsio reticularis    (Linnaeus, 1758)
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Personidae (distorsios) - show full taxa list or show species only taxa list
Common Name: [a distorsio]

Occurrence locations [147] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Recent Synonyms: Distorsio reticulata
Organism Type: a distorsio
Taxon Notes:This is likely to be a species complex that requires detailed study.
Parent Codes
(if any)
24 174901
Cleveland (CSIRO) M2020502
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
Strong, E.E. Puillandre, N. Beu, A.G. Castelin, M. Bouchet, P., 2019. Frogs and tuns and tritons - A molecular phylogeny and revised family classification of the predatory superfamily Tonnoidea (Caenogastropoda)., Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, Vol. 130: 18-34. .

Record details

Record entered on 3-Aug-2000 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 26-Sep-2019 10:07 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add taxon note
Modification history:
02-JUL-2012: update name (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous species name: reticulata)
26-SEP-2019: add taxon note (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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