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)  »  Nereididae (family)

CAAB Code: 22 056007 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Composetia costae   (Grube, 1940)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 56 Nereididae (polychaete worms) - show full list
Common Name: [a polychaete worm]
Organism Type: a polychaete worm
Synonyms: Ceratonereis costae
Ceratonereis (Composetia) costae
Ceratonereis lapinigensis
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 22 056923     Composetia spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
22 056009

MoV 4215|4217
Record source: Australian Biological Resources Study (Houston, K. + others, editors), 2000-, Australian Faunal Directory. World Wide Web electronic publication, http:
Scientific Name
verified against
Bakken, T., Wilson, R.S., 2005. Phylogeny of nereidids (Polychaeta, Nereididae)., Zoologica Scripta, Vol. 34: 507-547.
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