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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Cnidaria (phylum)  »  Hydrozoa (class)  »  Anthoathecata (order)  »  Hydractiniidae (family)

CAAB Code: 11 019901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Hydractinia spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: 11 19 Hydractiniidae (hydroids) - show full list
Common Name: [a hydroid]
Organism Type: a hydroid
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 11 019000     Hydractiniidae
Child Codes: 11 019002     Hydractinia angusta
11 019003     Hydractinia dendritica
11 019001     Hydractinia gelinea
11 019008     Hydractinia novaezelandiae
11 019009     Hydractinia otagoensis
11 019010     Hydractinia parvispina
11 019004     Hydractinia vallini
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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Watson, J.E., 2015. Five athecate hydroids (Hydrozoa: Anthoathecata) from south-eastern Australia., Memoirs of Museum Victoria, Vol. 73: 19-26.
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