CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Maxillopoda (class)  »  Kentrogonida (order)  »  Sacculinidae (family)

CAAB Code: 27 566006 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Heterosaccus multilacinensis    (Phillips, 1978)
CAAB category: 27 - Crustacea - non-Malacostraca Copepods, ostracods, barnacles, and minor crustacean groups
Family: Sacculinidae (parasitic barnacles) - show full list
Common Name: [a parasitic barnacle]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 27 566901     Heterosaccus spp.
Organism Type: a parasitic barnacle

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-10
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Gurney, R.H. Rybakov, A.V. H√łeg, J.T. Kuris, A.M., 2006. Sacculina nectocarcini, a new species of rhizocephalan (Cirripedia: Rhizocephala) parasitising the red rock crab Nectocarcinus integrifrons (Decapoda: Brachyura: Portunidae)., Zootaxa, Vol. 1332: 37-50.
Scientific Name
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Brockerhoff, A.M. McLay, C.L. Rybakov, A.V., 2010. Occurance of Heterosaccus (Crustacea: Rhizocephala) in the New Zealand crab Metacarcinus novaezelandiae (Decapoda: Cancridae) and distribution of other Rhizocephala in the South Pacific., Journal of Crustacean Biology, Vol. 30(3): 377-383.
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