CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 911902 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Scylla spp.   
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca
Family: Portunidae (swimmer crabs) - show full taxa list or show species only taxa list
Common Name: Mud Crabs
Distribution: There is no distribution data for this taxa.
Common Names List: mud crabs
Organism Type: a swimming crab
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. This code replaces previous (interim) CAAB code 00 702013 (FISHLIST 702013).
Parent Codes
(if any)
28 911000
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Scientific Name
verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.

Record details

Record entered on 1-Oct-1999 00:00 by Tony Rees
Record modified on 3-Oct-2018 10:59 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: updated
Modification history:
05-OCT-1999: Marketing name added (Tony Rees)
05-OCT-2004: Fullstop removed from spp (Gordon Yearsley)
26-NOV-2014: add taxon note (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
31-MAY-2018: updated (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
03-OCT-2018: updated (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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