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 309903 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Onychocorycaeus spp.   
CAAB category: 27 - Crustacea - non-Malacostraca
Family: Corycaeidae (cyclopoid copepods) - show full list
Common Name: [a copepod]
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.
Parent Codes: 27 309000     Corycaeidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 27 309015     Onychocorycaeus agilis
27 309016     Onychocorycaeus catus
27 309017     Onychocorycaeus giesbrechti
27 309018     Onychocorycaeus latus
27 309019     Onychocorycaeus ovalis
27 309032     Onychocorycaeus pacificus
27 309020     Onychocorycaeus pumilis

World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-03-13
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Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
New Zealand (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified

Record details

Record entered on 29-Apr-2011 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
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