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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 11 197903 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Narella spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: 11 197 Primnoidae (octocorals) - 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 197000     Primnoidae
Child Codes: 11 197039     Narella clavata
11 197054     Narella cristata
11 197038     Narella dampieri
11 197035     Narella hypsocalyx
11 197034     Narella mesolepis
11 197037     Narella mosaica
11 197020     Narella ornata
11 197040     Narella parva
11 197041     Narella studeri
11 197036     Narella vulgaris
99 110543     Narella cf. parva
99 110408     Narella sp. A
99 110350     Narella sp. B
99 110409     Narella sp. C
99 110544     Narella sp. D
99 110250     Narella sp. E
99 110349     Narella sp. F
99 110423     Narella sp. G
99 110803     Narella sp. H
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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)
Record source: Taylor, M.L., Rogers, A.D., 2017. Primnoidae (Cnidaria: Octocorallia) of the SW Indian Ocean: new species, genus revisions and systematics., Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, Vol. 181: 70-97.
Scientific Name
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Cairns, S.D., Taylor, M.L., 2019. An illustrated key to the species of the genus Narella (Cnidaria, Octocorallia, Primnoidae)., ZooKeys, Vol. 822: 1-15. . doi:10.3897/zookeys.822.29922 doi:10.3897/zookeys.822.29922
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