CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Echinoidea (class)  »  Cassiduloida (order)  »  Cassidulidae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 282000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Cassidulidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata
Family: Cassidulidae (heart urchins) - show full list
Common Name: heart urchins
Common Names List: heart urchins
Organism Type: a heart urchin
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 282902     Cassidulus spp.
25 282903     Kassandrina spp.
25 282901     Oligopodia 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
Souto, C. Martins, L., 2018. Synchrotron micro-CT scanning leads to the discovery of a new genus of morphologically conserved echinoid (Echinodermata: Cassiduloida)., Zootaxa, Vol. 4457(1): 70-92. .

Record details

Record entered on 12-Jul-2000 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 13-Aug-2018 14:12 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update reference
Modification history:
23-MAY-2018: updated (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
13-AUG-2018: update reference (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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