CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Bryozoa (phylum)  »  Stenolaemata (class)  »  Cyclostomatida (order)  »  Plagioeciidae (family)

CAAB Code: 20 111000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
CAAB category: 20 - Bryozoa Bryozoans
Family: 20 111 Plagioeciidae (bryozoans) - show full list
Common Name: bryozoans
Organism Type: a bryozoan
Synonyms: Diastoporidae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 20 111901     Bidiastopora spp.
20 111902     Desmeplagioecia spp.
20 111903     Diastopora spp.
20 111904     Discantenna spp.
20 111907     Entalophoroecia spp.
20 111905     Eurystrotos spp.
20 111906     Liripora spp.
20 111909     Mesenteripora spp.
20 111908     Plagioecia spp.
Taxon Notes:The status and position of many of the genera and species currently included is still uncertain. The whole group is in urgent need of complete revision. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.
Previous Codes
(if any)
20 106000

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Scientific Name
verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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