CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Systellommatophora (order)  »  Onchidiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 475007 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Wallaconchis fungiformis    (Stantschinsky, 1907)
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Onchidiidae (air-breathing sea slugs) - show full list
Common Name: [an air-breathing sea slug]
Recent Synonyms: Paraoncidium fungiforme
Paraoncidium ovale (mis-identification)
Wallaconchis fungiforme
Organism Type: an air-breathing sea slug

World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-12
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Australian Biological Resources Study (Houston, K. + others, editors), 2000-, Australian Faunal Directory. World Wide Web electronic publication, http:
Scientific Name
verified against
Goulding, T.C. Khalil, M. Tan, S.H. Dayrat, B., 2018. Integrative taxonomy of a new and highly-diverse genus of onchidiid slugs from the coral triangle (Gastropoda, Pulmonata, Onchidiidae)., ZooKeys, Vol. 763: 1-111. . doi:10.3897/zookeys.763.21252

Record details

Record entered on 11-May-2004 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 30-Jul-2018 12:06 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update name
Modification history:
09-AUG-2012: update name (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous species name: fungiforme)
 (previous authority: (Stantschinsky))
 (previous publication year: 1907)
30-JUL-2018: update name (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Paraoncidium)
 (previous species name: ovale)
 (previous authority: (Semper))
 (previous publication year: 1885)
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