CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 955901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Austrothelphusa spp.   
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca
Family: Gecarcinucidae (freshwater crabs) - show full list
Common Name: [a freshwater crab]
Organism Type: a freshwater 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.
Parent Codes: 28 955000     Gecarcinucidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 28 955001     Austrothelphusa agassizi
28 955002     Austrothelphusa angustifrons
28 955003     Austrothelphusa raceki
28 955004     Austrothelphusa tigrina
28 955005     Austrothelphusa transversa
28 955006     Austrothelphusa valentula
28 955007     Austrothelphusa wasselli

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Freshwater
Scientific Name
verified against
Naser, M.D. Davie, P.J.F. Waltham, N.J., 2018. Redescription of Austrothelphusa wasselli (Bishop, 1963) (Crustacea: Brachyura: Gecarcinucidae), and designation of a new species from Gilbert River, north Queensland, Australia., Zootaxa, Vol. 4369(1): 109-127. .

Record details

Record entered on 5-Oct-2012 00:00 by Tony Rees
Record modified on 25-Jun-2018 13:09 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add taxon note
Modification history:
25-JUN-2018: add taxon note (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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