CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Asteroidea (class)  »  Valvatida (order)  »  Asterinidae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 140000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Asterinidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata Distribution map:

Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: Asterinidae (seastars) - show full list
Common Name: seastars
Common Names List: seastars
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 25 140903     Ailsastra spp.
25 140904     Anseropoda spp.
25 140905     Aquilonastra spp.
25 140906     Cryptasterina spp.
25 140907     Disasterina spp.
25 140908     Indianastra spp.
25 140915     Kampylaster spp.
25 140909     Meridiastra spp.
25 140910     Nepanthia spp.
25 140902     Paranepanthia spp.
25 140911     Parvulastra spp.
25 140912     Patiriella spp.
25 140901     Pseudonepanthia spp.
25 140913     Tegulaster spp.
25 140914     Tremaster 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
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-07-13
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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