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
Family: Asterinidae (seastars) - show full list
Common Name: seastars

Occurrence locations [1] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Common Names List: seastars
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.
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.

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)
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)

Record details

Record entered on 4-Jul-2000 11:43 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 4-Jul-2000 11:45 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: created
Modification history:
04-JUL-2000: created (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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