CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Plantae (kingdom)  »  Rhodophyta (phylum)  »  Florideophyceae (class)  »  Gigartinales (order)  »  Kallymeniaceae (family)

CAAB Code: 55 043002 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Callophyllis rangiferina    (R.Brown ex Turner) Womersley
CAAB category: 55 - Rhodophyta Red algae (seaweeds) Distribution map:

Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: Kallymeniaceae (red algae) - show full list
Common Name: [a red alga]
Recent Synonyms: Callophyllis rangiferinus
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Parent Codes: 55 043902     Callophyllis spp.
Organism Type: a red alga
Scientific Name Notes:Scientific name adjusted from original record source following Womersley (1994-96): Mar. Benth. Fl. S. Austr. Part III. Authority follows AMANI (August 2000)

World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Fuhrer, B. [et al.], 1981, Seaweeds of Australia. Reed, Sydney
Scientific Name
verified against
Cowan, R. Huisman, J., Compilers, Australian Marine Algal Name Index (AMANI), on-line publication. - as at August 2000
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