CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Asteroidea (class)  »  Paxillosida (order)  »  Astropectinidae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 111000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Astropectinidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata Distribution map:

Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: Astropectinidae (seastars) - show full list
Common Name: seastars
Common Names List: seastars
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
New Zealand (inc. subantarctic territories)
Southern Ocean (non coastal)
Parent Codes: 25 110000     Order Paxillosida - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 25 111905     Astromesites spp.
25 111901     Astropecten spp.
25 111908     Bathybiaster spp.
25 111909     Bollonaster spp.
25 111910     Craspidaster spp.
25 111911     Ctenopleura spp.
25 111912     Dipsacaster spp.
25 111907     Dytaster spp.
25 111916     Koremaster spp.
25 111913     Leptychaster spp.
25 111902     Patagiaster spp.
25 111915     Persephonaster spp.
25 111903     Plutonaster spp.
25 111906     Proserpinaster spp.
25 111904     Psilaster spp.
25 111914     Tethyaster spp.
Organism Type: a seastar
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
Cleveland (CSIRO) Q2030100
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-06-23
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
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