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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Porifera (phylum)  »  Homoscleromorpha (class)  »  Homosclerophorida (order)  »  Oscarellidae (family)

CAAB Code: 10 002901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Oscarella spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 10 - Porifera Sponges
Family: 10 2 Oscarellidae (sponges) - show full list
Common Name: [a sponge]
Organism Type: a sponge
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 10 002000     Oscarellidae
Child Codes: 10 002004     Oscarella 3169 (Qld Mus.)
10 002001     Oscarella lobularis
10 002002     Oscarella membranacea
10 002003     Oscarella tenuis
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.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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Scientific Name
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