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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Annelida (phylum)  »  Polychaeta (class)  »  Amphinomida (order)  »  Amphinomidae (family)

CAAB Code: 22 021014 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Notopygos serratus   Fauvel, 1917

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 21 Amphinomidae (polychaete worms) - show full list
Common Name: [a polychaete worm]
Organism Type: a polychaete worm
Synonyms: Notopygos hispidus serratus
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 22 021905     Notopygos spp.
Taxon Notes:Borda et al (2015) list this species from South Australia as of questionable status, and it needs to be re-examined in detail to determine its' status.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Record source: Australian Biological Resources Study (Houston, K. + others, editors), 2000-, Australian Faunal Directory. World Wide Web electronic publication, http:
Scientific Name
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Borda, E., Yáñez-Rivera, B., Ochoa, G.M., Kudenov, J.D., Sanchez-Ortiz, C., Schulze, A., Rouse, G.W., 2015. Revamping Amphinomidae (Annelida: Amphinomida), with the inclusion of Notopygos., Zoologica Scripta, Vol. 44(3): 324-333. . doi:10.1111/zsc.12099 doi:10.1111/zsc.12099
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