CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 24 463000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Glaucidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Glaucidae (pelagic nudibranchs) - show full list
Common Name: pelagic nudibranchs
Common Names List: pelagic nudibranchs
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 24 420000     Order Nudibranchia - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 24 463902     Glaucilla spp.
24 463901     Glaucus spp.
Organism Type: a pelagic 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.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
ITIS (USA) 78746
View at ITIS
Record source: Valdés, Á. Campillo, O.A., 2004. Systematics of the pelagic aeolid nudibranchs of the family Glaucidae (Mollusca, Gastropoda)., Bulletin of Marine Science, Vol. 75(3): 381-389.
Scientific Name
verified against
Martynov, A. Mehrotra, R. Chavanich, S. Nakano, R. Kashio, S. Lundin, K. Picton, B. Korshunova, T., 2019. The extraordinary genus Myja is not a tergipedid, but related to Facelinidae s. str. with addition of two new species from Japan (Mollusca, Nudibranchia)., ZooKeys, Vol. 818: 89-116. . doi:10.3897/zookeys.818.30477
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