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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 044906 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Paleanotus 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 044014     Paleanotus adornatus
22 044015     Paleanotus aquifolia
22 044010     Paleanotus chrysolepis
22 044019     Paleanotus chrysos
22 044013     Paleanotus inornatus
22 044016     Paleanotus latifolia
22 044018     Paleanotus silopsis
22 044017     Paleanotus silus
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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Watson, C., 2015. Seven new species of Paleanotus (Annelida: Chrysopetalidae) described from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, and coral reefs of northern Australia and the Indo-Pacific: two cryptic species pairs revealed between western Pacific Ocean and the eastern Indian Ocean., Zootaxa, Vol. 4019(1): 707-732.
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