CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 27 155000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Leptocytheridae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 27 - Crustacea - non-Malacostraca
Family: Leptocytheridae (ostracods) - show full list
Common Name: ostracods
Common Names List: ostracods
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Freshwater
Child Codes: 27 155902     Callistocythere spp.
27 155904     Gambiella spp.
27 155901     Leptocythere spp.
27 155903     Tanella spp.
Organism Type: an ostracod
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: De Dekker, P., 1981. Taxonomy and ecological notes of some ostracods from Australian inland waters., Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia, Vol. 105(3/4): 91-138.
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