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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Cnidaria (phylum)  »  Anthozoa (class)  »  Zoanthidea (order)  »  Epizoanthidae (family)

CAAB Code: 11 285003 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Epizoanthus rodmani   Philipp & Fautin, 2009

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: 11 285 Epizoanthidae (zoanthid anemones) - show full list
Common Name: [a zoanthid anemone]
Organism Type: a zoanthid anemone
Synonyms: Parazoanthus sp.
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 11 285901     Epizoanthus spp.
Taxon Notes:Previously mis-identified by some authors as Parazoanthus sp., and also confused with Epizoanthus karenae.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source and
Scientific Name
verified against
Philipp, N.A., Fautin, D.G., 2009. Three new species of shallow water, yellow zoanthids (Hexacorallia: Zoanthidea: Epizoanthidae) from southern California, USA, and southern Australia., Zootaxa, Vol. 2058: 53-61.
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