CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Branchiopoda (class)  »  Diplostraca (order)  »  Lynceidae (family)

CAAB Code: 27 055000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Lynceidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 27 - Crustacea - non-Malacostraca
Family: Lynceidae (clam shrimps) - show full list
Common Name: clam shrimps
Common Names List: clam shrimps
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Freshwater
Child Codes: 27 055901     Lynceus spp.
Organism Type: a clam shrimp
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.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Record source: Richter, S. Timms, B.V., 2005. A list of the Recent clam shrimps (Crustacea: Laevicaudata, Spinicaudata, Cyclestherida) of Australia, including a description of a new species of Eocyzicus., Records of the Australian Museum, Vol. 57(3): 341-354.
Scientific Name
verified against
Timms, B.V., 2013. A revision of the Australian species of Lynceus Müller, 1776 (Crustacea: Branchiopoda: Laevicaudata, Lynceidae)., Zootaxa, Vol. 3702(6): 501-533.
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