CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Thecosomata (order)  »  Cavoliniidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 402014 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Diacria danae    Leyen & van der Spoel, 1968
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Cavoliniidae (shelled pteropods) - show full list
Common Name: [a shelled pteropod]
Organism Type: a shelled pteropod

World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-10
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Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Tropical Indo-Pacific (countries N/NE Australia)
Indian Ocean (non coastal)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Pelagic, Epipelagic (0-200m, Oceanic)
Scientific Name
verified against
Janssen, A.W. Bush, S.L. Bednaršek, N., 2019. The shelled pteropods of the northeast Pacific Ocean (Mollusca: Heterobranchia, Pteropoda)., Zoosymposia, Vol. 13: 305-346. .

Record details

Record entered on 8-Oct-2012 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 20-May-2019 10:48 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update distribution
Modification history:
20-MAY-2019: update distribution (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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