CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Echinoidea (class)  »  Holasteroida (order)  »  Corystusidae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 291901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Corystus spp.   
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata
Family: Corystusidae (sea urchins) - show full list
Common Name: [a sea urchin]
Recent Synonyms: Stereopneustes spp.
Organism Type: a sea urchin
Parent Codes: 25 291000     Corystusidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 25 291001     Corystus relictus

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:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
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 15-Nov-2012 11:55 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update name
Modification history:
15-NOV-2012: update name (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Stereopneustes)
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