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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Cnidaria (phylum)  »  Hydrozoa (class)  »  Siphonophorae (order)  »  Apolemiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 11 101901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Apolemia spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: 11 101 Apolemiidae (siphonophores) - show full list
Common Name: [a siphonophore]
Organism Type: a siphonophore
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 11 101000     Apolemiidae
Child Codes: 11 101001     Apolemia uvaria
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.

AFD NZOR-6-45252
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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Siebert, S., Rugh, P.R., Haddock, S.H.D., Dunn, C.W., 2013. Re-evaluation of characters in Apolemiidae (Siphonophora), with description of two new species from Monterey Bay, California., Zootaxa, Vol. 3702(3): 201-232.
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