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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Lophogastrida (order)  »  Gnathophausiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 081003 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Neognathophausia gigas    (Willemöes-Suhm, 1873)
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca
Family: Gnathophausiidae (lophogastrids) - show full list
Common Name: [a lophogastrid]
Recent Synonyms: Gnathophausia gigas
Organism Type: a lophogastrid

ITIS (USA) 682613
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World Register of Marine Species    Name status: unaccepted    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)
South Pacific (Fiji etc.)
Tropical Indo-Pacific (countries N/NE Australia)
Indian Ocean (non coastal)
Southern Ocean (non coastal)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Lowry, J.K. Stoddart, H.E., 2003. Crustacea: Malacostraca: Peracarida: Amphipoda, Cumacea, Mysidacea. In Beesley, P.L. Houston, W.W.K., Editors, Zoological Catalogue of Australia, 19.2B: 1-531. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne 531pp.
Scientific Name
verified against
Petryashov, V.V., 2015. Taxonomy of family Gnathophausiidae (Crustacea: Lophogastrida)., Russian Journal of Marine Biology, Vol. 41(4): 238-243. . doi:10.1134/S1063074015040112

Record details

Record entered on 1-Sep-2003 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 24-Jul-2019 11:01 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update genus
Modification history:
21-JUL-2006: update common name (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
14-JUN-2013: update genus (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Neognathophausia)
 (previous authority: (Willemöes-Suhm))
14-JUN-2013: add ITIS code (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
24-JUL-2019: update genus (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Gnathophausia)
 (previous authority: Willemöes-Suhm)
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