CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Plantae (kingdom)  »  Rhodophyta (phylum)  »  Bangiophyceae (class)  »  Bangiales (order)  »  Bangiaceae (family)

CAAB Code: 55 010750 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Pyropia yezoensis    (Ueda) M.S. Hwang & H.G. Choi, 2011
CAAB category: 55 - Rhodophyta Red algae (seaweeds)
Family: Bangiaceae (red algae) - show full list
Common Name: [a red alga]
Recent Synonyms: Porphyra yezoensis
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Special purpose listing - see taxon notes
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 55 010903     Pyropia spp.
Organism Type: a red alga
Taxon Notes:This species is native to the northern Pacific, it is farmed commercially in Japan and imported for sale in Australia, usually in mixed-species nori.

World Register of Marine Species
Name status: unaccepted    Checked on: 2016-06-21
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
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WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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