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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Porifera (phylum)  »  Hexactinellida (class)  »  Aulocalycoida (order)  »  Aulocalycidae (family)

CAAB Code: 10 309003 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Euryplegma auriculare   Schulze, 1886

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 10 - Porifera Sponges
Family: 10 309 Aulocalycidae (glass sponges) - show full list
Common Name: [a glass sponge]
Organism Type: a glass sponge
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 10 309902     Euryplegma spp.

AFD NZOR-6-109361
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-10
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Tabachnick, K.R., Reiswig, H.M., 2000. Porifera Hexactinellida: On Euryplegma auriculare Schulze, 1886, and formation of a new order. In: Crosnier, A., Editor, Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, 184. Résultats des Campagnes MUSORSTOM, 21: 39-52.
Scientific Name
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Reiswig, H.M., Kelly, M., 2011. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Hexasterophoran glass sponges of New Zealand (Porifera: Hexactinellida: Hexasterophora): Orders Hexactinosida, Aulocalycoida and Lychniscopsida., NIWA Biodiversity Memoir, Vol. 124: 1-176.
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