CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Cnidaria (phylum)  »  Anthozoa (class)  »  Pennatulacea (order)  »  Pennatulidae (family)

CAAB Code: 11 219905 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Ptilella spp.   
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: Pennatulidae (seapens) - show full list
Common Name: [a seapen]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 11 219000     Pennatulidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 99 110811     Ptilella cf. inflata
Organism Type: a seapen
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.
Scientific Name
verified against
García-Cárdenas, F.J. Drewery, J. López-González, P.J., 2019. Resurrection of the sea pen genus Ptilella Gray, 1870 and description of Ptilella grayi n. sp. from the NE Atlantic (Octocorallia: Pennatulacea)., Scientia Marina, Vol. 83(3): 261-276. . doi:10.3989/scimar.04845.26A
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