CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Echinoidea (class)  »  Echinothurioida (order)  »  Echinothuriidae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 205902 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Araeosoma spp.   
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata
Family: Echinothuriidae (sea urchins) - show full list
Common Name: pancake urchins

Occurrence locations [1] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Common Names List: pancake urchins
Organism Type: a sea urchin
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.
Parent Codes: 25 205000     Echinothuriidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 25 205018     Araeosoma alternatum
25 205014     Araeosoma anatirostrum
25 205017     Araeosoma bakeri
25 205012     Araeosoma bidentatum
25 205001     Araeosoma coriacea
25 205016     Araeosoma leppienae
25 205013     Araeosoma migratum
25 205002     Araeosoma owstoni
25 205015     Araeosoma tertii
25 205003     Araeosoma thetidis

World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-04-16
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Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
New Zealand (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Scientific Name
verified against
Anderson, O.F., 2013. A review of New Zealand and southeast Australian echinothriinids (Echinodermata: Echinothuriidae) with descriptions of seven new species., Zootaxa, Vol. 3609(6): 521-567.

Record details

Record entered on 5-Oct-2012 00:00 by Tony Rees
Record modified on 18-Feb-2013 11:04 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: updated
Modification history:
18-FEB-2013: updated (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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