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)  »  Phyllodocida (order)  »  Chrysopetalidae (family)

CAAB Code: 22 044904 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Dysponetus spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 44 Chrysopetalidae (polychaete worms) - show full list
Common Name: [a polychaete worm]
Organism Type: a polychaete worm
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 22 044000     Chrysopetalidae
Child Codes: 22 044008     Dysponetus bulbosus
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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Darbyshire, T., Brewin, P.E., 2015. Three new species of Dyponetus Levinsen, 1879 (Polychaeta: Chrysopetalidae) from the South Atlantic and Southern Ocean, with a redescription of Dysponetus bulbosus Hartmann-Schröder, 1982., Zootaxa, Vol. 4040(3): 359-370.
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