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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Bryozoa (phylum)  »  Gymnolaemata (class)  »  Cheilostomatida (order)  »  Candidae (family)

CAAB Code: 20 332914 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Licornia spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 20 - Bryozoa Bryozoans
Family: 20 332 Candidae (bryozoans) - show full list
Common Name: [a bryozoan]
Organism Type: a bryozoan
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 20 332000     Candidae
Child Codes: 20 332052     Licornia cervicornis
20 332027     Licornia curvata
20 332041     Licornia cyclostoma
20 332001     Licornia diadema
20 332043     Licornia ferox
20 332028     Licornia longispinosa
20 332056     Licornia peltata
20 332055     Licornia prolata
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: 2018-11-22
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Scientific Name
verified against
Vieira, L.M., Spencer Jones, M.E., Winston, J.E., 2013. Resurrection of the genus Licornia for Scrupocellaria jolloisii (Bryozoa) and related species, with documentation of L. jolloisii as a non-indigenous species in the western Atlantic., Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, Vol. 93(7): 1911-1921. . doi:10.1017/S0025315413000301 doi:10.1017/S0025315413000301
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