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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Porifera (phylum)  »  Demospongiae (class)  »  Desmacellida (order)  »  Desmacellidae (family)

CAAB Code: 10 095901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Desmacella spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 10 - Porifera Sponges
Family: 10 95 Desmacellidae (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 095000     Desmacellidae
Child Codes: 10 095003     Desmacella 3943 (Qld Mus.)
10 095006     Desmacella ambigua
10 095001     Desmacella arenifibrosa
10 095007     Desmacella dendyi
10 095002     Desmacella ithystela
99 100245     Desmacella WAM sp. Ng1
99 100511     Desmacella WAM sp. SS1
Previous Codes
(if any)
10 084902
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: 2018-11-19
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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