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 560003 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Amphibalanus variegatus    (Darwin, 1854)
CAAB category: 27 - Crustacea - non-Malacostraca
Family: Balanidae (barnacles) - show full list
Common Name: [a barnacle]
Recent Synonyms: Balanus variegatus
Organism Type: a barnacle
Taxon Notes:This species has been accidentally introduced to European waters, probably by hull fouling on shipping.


Identifiers:
Museum of Victoria 1002
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:467513    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
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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: Edgar, G. J., 2000, Australian marine life: the plants and animals of temperate waters (Revised Edition). Reed New Holland, Sydney
Scientific Name
verified against
:
Jones, D.S., 2010. The littoral and shallow-water barmacles (Crustacea: Cirripedia) of south-eastern Queensland., Memoirs of the Queensland Museum - Nature, Vol. 54(3): 199-233.

Record details

Record entered on 9-Jan-2002 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 25-May-2015 13:29 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add MoV number
Modification history:
28-MAY-2012: update genus (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Balanus)
 (previous authority: Darwin)
16-JUN-2014: add taxon note (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
25-MAY-2015: add MoV number (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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