CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Ostracoda (class)  »  Podocopida (order)  »  Cytheruridae (family)

CAAB Code: 27 149016 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Microcytherura rugosella    Howe & McKenzie, 1989
CAAB category: 27 - Crustacea - non-Malacostraca
Family: Cytheruridae (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 149903     Microcytherura spp.
Organism Type: an ostracod

World Register of Marine Species
Name status: quarantined    Checked on: 2018-02-20
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Howe, H.V, McKenzie, K.G., 1989. Recent marine Ostracoda (Crustacea) from Darwin and north-western Australia., Northern Territory Museum of Arts and Sciences Monograph Series, Vol. 3: 1-50.
Scientific Name
verified against
Yassini, I. Jones, B.G. Jones, M.R., 1993. Ostracods from the Gulf of Carpentaria, northeastern Australia., Senckenbergiana Lethaea, Vol. 73(2): 375-406.
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