CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Cnidaria (phylum)  »  Cubozoa (class)  »  Chirodropida (order)  »  Chirodropidae (family)

CAAB Code: 11 152001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Chironex fleckeri   Southcott, 1956

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: 11 152 Chirodropidae (box jellyfish) - show full list
Common Name: box jellyfish
Organism Type: a box jellyfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 11 152901     Chironex spp.
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [21] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
ITIS 51478

View at ITIS
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-06-23
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
verified against
Froese, R. Bisby, F.A. Wilson, K.L., Editors, 2003, Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life 2003: Indexing the world's known species. Species 2000, Los Banos, Philippines. CD-ROM
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