CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Isopoda (order)  »  Aegidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 215005 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Aegiochus coroo    (N.L. Bruce, 1983)
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca
Family: Aegidae (isopods) - show full list
Common Name: [an isopod]
Recent Synonyms: Aega coroo
Organism Type: an isopod
Parent Codes: 28 215903     Aegiochus spp.

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 OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Poore, G.C.B., 2002. Crustacea: Malacostraca: Syncarida, Peracarida: Isopoda, Tanaidacea, Mictacea, Thermosbaenacea, Spelaeogriphacea. In: Houston, W.W.K. Beesley, P.L., Editors, Zoological Catalogue of Australia, 19.2A: 1-434. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne 434pp.
Scientific Name
verified against
Bruce, N.L., 2009. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Isopoda, Aegidae (Crustacea)., NIWA Biodiversity Memoir, Vol. 122: 1-252.

Record details

Record entered on 1-Sep-2003 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 27-Feb-2012 16:30 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update genus
Modification history:
27-FEB-2012: update genus (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Aega)
 (previous authority: N.L. Bruce)
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