CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Maxillopoda (class)  »  Sessilia (order)  »  Balanidae (family)

CAAB Code: 27 560000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Balanidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 27 - Crustacea - non-Malacostraca
Family: Balanidae (barnacles) - show full list
Common Name: barnacles
Common Names List: barnacles
Organism Type: a barnacle
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.
Child Codes: 27 560901     Amphibalanus spp.
27 560902     Austromegabalanus spp.
27 560903     Balanus spp.
27 560905     Fistulobalanus spp.
27 560904     Megabalanus spp.
27 560906     Notomegabalanus spp.

ITIS (USA) 89599
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World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-09-25
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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 source: Jones, D.S., 2003. The biogeography of Western Australian shallow water barnacles. In: Wells, F.E. Walker, D.I. Jones, D.S., Editors, The Marine Flora and Fauna of Dampier, Western Australia.: 479-496. Western Australian Museum, Perth, WA

Record details

Record entered on 14-Nov-2001 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 5-Mar-2010 10:48 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add ITIS number
Modification history:
05-MAR-2010: add ITIS number (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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