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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Brachiopoda (phylum)  »  Rhynchonellata (class)  »  Terebratulida (order)  »  Platidiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 19 169901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Amphithyris spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 19 - Kamptozoa, Phoronida, Brachiopoda Entoprocts, Phoronids and Brachiopods
Family: 19 169 Platidiidae (brachiopods) - show full list
Common Name: [a brachiopod]
Organism Type: a brachiopod
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 19 169000     Platidiidae
Child Codes: 19 169003     Amphithyris buckmani
19 169007     Amphithyris cavernicola
19 169006     Amphithyris comitodentis
19 169001     Amphithyris hallettensis
19 169005     Amphithyris parva
19 169004     Amphithyris richardsonae
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
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Scientific Name
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Nauendorf, A., Wörheide, G., Lüter, C., 2014. Revision of the brachiopod genus Amphithyris (Rhynchonelliformea: Platidiidae) with descriptionsof two new species., Zootaxa, Vol. 3847(2): 221-240.
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