CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 840919 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Phylladiorhynchus spp.   
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: Galatheidae (squat lobsters) - show full list
Common Name: [a squat lobster]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 840903     Galatheidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 28 840211     Phylladiorhynchus australis
28 840212     Phylladiorhynchus erebus
28 840213     Phylladiorhynchus kermadecensis
28 840121     Phylladiorhynchus nudus
28 840214     Phylladiorhynchus nui
28 840042     Phylladiorhynchus pusillus
28 840070     Phylladiorhynchus spinosus
28 840215     Phylladiorhynchus triginta
Organism Type: a squat lobster
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
Scientific Name
verified against
Schnabel, K.E. Ahyong, S.T., 2019. The squat lobster genus Phylladiorhynchus Baba, 1969 in New Zealand and eastern Australia, with description of six new species., Zootaxa, Vol. 4688(3): 301-347. . doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4688.3.1
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