CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Neogastropoda (order)  »  Turridae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 220377 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Cryptogemma phymatias    (Watson, 1886)
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: Turridae (turrids) - show full list
Common Name: [a turrid]
Recent Synonyms: Pleurotoma phymatias
Pleurotoma truncata
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Tropical Indo-West Pacific
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 24 220953     Cryptogemma spp.
Organism Type: a turrid

World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2020-05-26
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source and
Scientific Name
verified against
Zaharias, P. Kantor, Y.I. Fedosov, A.E. Criscione, F. Hallan, A. Kano, Y. Bardin, J. Puillandre, N., 2020. Just the once ill not hurt: DNA suggests species lumping over two oceans in deep-sea snails (Cryptogemma)., Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society: 1-26. . doi:10.1093/zoolinnean/zlaa010
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