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)  »  Biemnidae (family)

CAAB Code: 10 084901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Biemna spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 10 - Porifera Sponges
Family: 10 84 Biemnidae (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 084000     Biemnidae
Child Codes: 10 084001     Biemna chilensis
10 084002     Biemna ciocalyptoides
10 084026     Biemna flabellata
10 084003     Biemna fragilis
10 084004     Biemna microxa
10 084027     Biemna novaezealandiae
10 084005     Biemna plicata
10 084028     Biemna rhabderemioides
10 084029     Biemna rufescens
10 084006     Biemna saucia
10 084007     Biemna tubulata
10 084008     Biemna victoriana
99 100185     Biemna sp.
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [1] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-04-16
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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