CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Annelida (phylum)  »  Polychaeta (class)  »  Maldanidae (family)

CAAB Code: 22 003000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 3 Maldanidae (polychaete worms) - show full list
Common Name: polychaete worms
Organism Type: a polychaete worm
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 22 003901     Asychis spp.
22 003902     Axiothella spp.
22 003914     Chirimia spp.
22 003903     Clymenura spp.
22 003904     Euclymene spp.
22 003905     Macroclymenella spp.
22 003906     Maldane spp.
22 003912     Maldanella spp.
22 003907     Micromaldane spp.
22 003915     Nicomache spp.
22 003908     Notoproctus spp.
22 003909     Petaloproctus spp.
22 003910     Praxillella spp.
22 003911     Rhodine spp.
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Occurrence locations [1] 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
Cleveland J1020100
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2020-08-24
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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