CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Echinoidea (class)  »  Clypeasteroida (order)  »  Clypeasteridae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 262901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Clypeaster spp.   
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata
Family: Clypeasteridae (sand dollars) - show full list
Common Name: [a sand dollar]

Occurrence locations [1] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Organism Type: a sand dollar
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 262000     Clypeasteridae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 25 262004     Clypeaster australasiae
25 262006     Clypeaster humilis
25 262002     Clypeaster latissimus
25 262005     Clypeaster reticulatus
25 262003     Clypeaster telurus
25 262001     Clypeaster tumidus
25 262007     Clypeaster virescens
99 250375     Clypeaster n. sp. 1
99 250147     Clypeaster sp. 1

World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-04-16
View at WoRMS    - View potential occurrences at OBIS
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.

Record details

Record entered on 5-Oct-2012 00:00 by Tony Rees
Record modified on 23-May-2018 13:16 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add taxon note
Modification history:
23-MAY-2018: add taxon note (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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