CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Ostracoda (class)  »  Myodocopida (order)  »  Rutidermatidae (family)

CAAB Code: 27 108903 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Rutiderma spp.   
CAAB category: 27 - Crustacea - non-Malacostraca
Family: Rutidermatidae (ostracods) - show full list
Common Name: [an ostracod]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 27 108000     Rutidermatidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 27 108003     Rutiderma dux
27 108004     Rutiderma sagax
27 108006     Rutiderma sp. MoV 6266
27 108005     Rutiderma tryx
99 270062     Rutiderma aff. tryx
Organism Type: an ostracod
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.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Scientific Name
verified against
Kornicker, L.S., 1996. Ostracoda (Myodocopina) from shallow waters of the Northern Territory and Queensland, Australia., Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, Vol. 578: 1-97.
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