CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Euphausiacea (order)  »  Euphausiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 702908 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Thysanopoda spp.   
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca
Family: Euphausiidae (euphausiids, krill) - show full list
Common Name: [a euphausiid]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 702000     Euphausiidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 28 702026     Thysanopoda acutifrons
28 702027     Thysanopoda aequalis
28 702028     Thysanopoda astylata
28 702054     Thysanopoda cristata
28 702055     Thysanopoda egregia
28 702029     Thysanopoda monacantha
28 702030     Thysanopoda obtusifrons
28 702031     Thysanopoda orientalis
28 702032     Thysanopoda pectinata
28 702033     Thysanopoda tricuspidata
Organism Type: a euphausiid
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

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: 2018-06-04
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
verified against
Vereshchaka, A.L. Kulagin, D.N. Lunina, A.A., 2019. A phylogenetic study of krill (Crustacea: Euphausiacea) reveals new taxa and co-evolution of morphological characters., Cladistics, Vol. 35: 150-172. .
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