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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Cnidaria (phylum)  »  Anthozoa (class)  »  Alcyonacea (order)  »  Isididae (family)

CAAB Code: 11 188906 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Keratoisis spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: 11 188 Isididae (octocorals, bamboo corals) - show full list
Common Name: [an octocoral]
Organism Type: an octocoral
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 11 188000     Isididae
Child Codes: 11 188046     Keratoisis magnifica
11 188058     Keratoisis paucispinosa
11 188047     Keratoisis peara
99 110799     Keratoisis cf. paucispinosa
99 110268     Keratoisis n.sp. G
99 110757     Keratoisis n.sp. J
99 110260     Keratoisis sp. A
99 110575     Keratoisis sp. B
99 110576     Keratoisis sp. C
99 110577     Keratoisis sp. D
99 110578     Keratoisis sp. E
99 110279     Keratoisis sp. F
99 110579     Keratoisis sp. H
99 110837     Keratoisis sp. K
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [1] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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: 2017-04-16
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
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Dueñas, L.F., Alderslade, P., Sánchez, J.A., 2014. Molecular systematics of the deep-sea bamboo corals (Octocorallia: Isididae: Keratoisidinae) from New Zealand with descriptions of two new species of Keratoisis., Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, Vol. 75: 15-28.
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