CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Cnidaria (phylum)  »  Anthozoa (class)  »  Scleractinia (order)  »  Dendrophylliidae (family)

CAAB Code: 11 320000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: 11 320 Dendrophylliidae (hard corals) - show full list
Common Name: stony corals
Organism Type: a stony coral
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 11 290000     Scleractinia
Child Codes: 11 320901     Balanophyllia spp.
11 320902     Cladopsammia spp.
11 320903     Dendrophyllia spp.
11 320904     Duncanopsammia spp.
11 320905     Eguchipsammia spp.
11 320906     Enallopsammia spp.
11 320907     Endopachys spp.
11 320908     Endopsammia spp.
11 320909     Heteropsammia spp.
11 320910     Leptopsammia spp.
11 320911     Notophyllia spp.
11 320912     Rhizopsammia spp.
11 320913     Thecopsammia spp.
11 320914     Tubastraea spp.
11 320915     Turbinaria spp.
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [4] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
ITIS 53772
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
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WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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