CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Asteroidea (class)  »  Brisingida (order)  »  Brisingidae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 151000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Brisingidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata
Family: Brisingidae (seastars) - show full list
Common Name: seastars
Recent Synonyms: Brisingasteridae
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 151902     Asterostephane spp.
25 151908     Astrolirus spp.
25 151903     Brisinga spp.
25 151904     Brisingaster spp.
25 151905     Brisingenes spp.
25 151907     Hymenodiscus spp.
25 151901     Novodinia spp.
25 151906     Odinella spp.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Scientific Name
verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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