CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Decapoda (order)  »  Alpheidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 765905 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Athanas spp.   
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca
Family: Alpheidae (snapping shrimps|pistol prawns) - show full list
Common Name: [a snapping shrimp]
Organism Type: a snapping shrimp
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.
Parent Codes: 28 765000     Alpheidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 28 765095     Athanas areteformis
28 765175     Athanas daviei
28 765097     Athanas dimorphus
28 765098     Athanas djiboutensis
28 765099     Athanas granti
28 765100     Athanas hasswelli
28 765101     Athanas japonicus
28 765102     Athanas locincertus
28 765103     Athanas ornithorhynchus
28 765104     Athanas parvus
28 765105     Athanas polymorphus
28 765174     Athanas shawnsmithi
28 765187     Athanas sydneyensis
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Scientific Name
verified against
De Grave, S. Fransen, C.H.J.M., 2011. Carideorum Catalogus: The Recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda)., Zoologische Mededelingen Leiden, Vol. 85(9): 195-589.

Record details

Record entered on 5-Oct-2012 00:00 by Tony Rees
Record modified on 8-Mar-2018 12:52 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add taxon note
Modification history:
08-MAR-2018: add taxon note (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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