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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Nudibranchia (order)  »  Polyceridae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 424000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Polyceridae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Polyceridae (nudibranchs) - show full list
Common Name: nudibranchs
Recent Synonyms: Gymnodorididae
Common Names List: nudibranchs
Organism Type: a nudibranch
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.
Parent Codes: 24 420000     Order Nudibranchia - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 24 424901     Crimora spp.
24 424914     Gymnodoris spp.
24 424910     Heteroplocamus spp.
24 424902     Kalinga spp.
24 424903     Kaloplocamus spp.
24 424913     Limacia spp.
24 424912     Martadoris spp.
24 424904     Nembrotha spp.
24 424915     Paliolla spp.
24 424905     Plocamopherus spp.
24 424906     Polycera spp.
24 424907     Roboastra spp.
24 424908     Tambja spp.
24 424909     Thecacera spp.
24 424911     Tyrannodoris spp.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Scientific Name
verified against
Bouchet, P. Rocroi, J.-P. Hausdorf, B. Kaim, A. Kano, Y. Nützel, A. Parkhaev, P. Schrödl, M. Strong, E.E., 2017. Revised classification, nomenclator and typification of gastropod and monoplacophoran families., Malacologia, Vol. 61(1-2): 1-526.

Record details

Record entered on 1-Aug-2000 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 5-Sep-2019 09:49 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add synonym
Modification history:
29-MAY-2019: add reference (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
05-SEP-2019: add synonym (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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