CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Maxillopoda (class)  »  Poecilostomatoida (order)  »  Corycaeidae (family)

CAAB Code: 27 309902 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Ditrichocorycaeus spp.   
CAAB category: 27 - Crustacea - non-Malacostraca
Family: Corycaeidae (cyclopoid copepods) - show full list
Common Name: [a copepod]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 27 309000     Corycaeidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 27 309006     Ditrichocorycaeus andrewsi
27 309007     Ditrichocorycaeus anglicus
27 309008     Ditrichocorycaeus asiaticus
27 309031     Ditrichocorycaeus lubbocki
27 309012     Ditrichocorycaeus subtilis
27 309013     Ditrichocorycaeus tenuis
Organism Type: a copepod
Taxon Notes:This genus is sometimes regarded as a subgenus of Corycaeus. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-06-29
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
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