CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 25 206901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Phormosoma spp.   
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata
Family: Phormosomatidae (sea urchins) - show full list
Common Name: pancake urchins

Occurrence locations [13] 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 206000     Phormosomatidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 25 206001     Phormosoma bursarium
25 206002     Phormosoma rigidum

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:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Scientific Name
verified against
Anderson, O.F., 2016. A review of New Zealand and southeast Australian echinothuroids (Echinodermata: Echinothurioida) - excluding the sybfamily Echinothuriinae - with description of a new species of Tromikosoma., Zootaxa, Vol. 4092(4): 451-488.

Record details

Record entered on 18-Dec-2002 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 16-Jun-2016 13:51 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add taxon note
Modification history:
16-JUN-2016: add taxon note (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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