CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Porifera (phylum)  »  Demospongiae (class)  »  Poecilosclerida (order)  »  Latrunculiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 10 023010 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Latrunculia (Latrunculia) biformis   Kirkpatrick, 1908

Rank: Species
Alternative Scientific Name: Latrunculia biformis    Kirkpatrick, 1908
CAAB category: 10 - Porifera Sponges
Family: 10 23 Latrunculiidae (sponges) - show full list
Common Name: [a sponge]
Organism Type: a sponge
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Species not on current Australian list, but occuring in subantarctic/Antarctic waters:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 10 023901     Latrunculia spp.

Name status: alternate representation    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source and
Scientific Name
verified against
Samaai, T., Gibbons, M.J., Kelly, M., 2006. Revision of the genus Latrunculia du Bocage, 1869 (Porifera: Demospongiae: Latrunculiidae) with description of new species from New Caledonia and the northeastern Pacific., Zootaxa, Vol. 1127: 1-71.
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