CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Amphipoda (order)  »  Chiltoniidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 485001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Austrochiltonia australis    (Sayce, 1901)
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca
Family: Chiltoniidae (amphipods) - show full list
Common Name: [an amphipod]
Organism Type: an amphipod

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: Freshwater
Record source: Bradbury, J.H. Willimas, W.D., 1999. Key to and checklist of the inland aquatic amphipods of Australia., Technical Reports of the Australian Museum, Vol. 14: 1-21.
Scientific Name
verified against
King, R.A. Leys, R., 2011. The Australian freshwater amphipods Austrochiltonia australis and Austrochiltonia subtenuis (Amphipoda: Talitroidea: Chiltoniidae) confirmed and two new cryptic Tasmanian species revealed using a combined molecular and morphological approach., Invertebrate Systematics, Vol. 25: 171-196.

Record details

Record entered on 8-Mar-2011 16:36 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 13-Mar-2012 10:04 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update reference
Modification history:
08-MAR-2011: created (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
13-MAR-2012: update reference (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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