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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Annelida (phylum)  »  Polychaeta (class)  »  Phyllodocida (order)  »  Sphaerodoridae (family)

CAAB Code: 22 065902 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Sphaerodoropsis spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 65 Sphaerodoridae (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 065000     Sphaerodoridae
Child Codes: 22 065014     Sphaerodoropsis aurantica
22 065003     Sphaerodoropsis exmouthensis
22 065004     Sphaerodoropsis fauchaldi
22 065005     Sphaerodoropsis heteropapillata
22 065010     Sphaerodoropsis longofalcigera
22 065011     Sphaerodoropsis megatuberculata
22 065006     Sphaerodoropsis parva
22 065013     Sphaerodoropsis plurituberculata
22 065007     Sphaerodoropsis spissum
22 065012     Sphaerodoropsis wilsoni
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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Capa, M., Bakken, T., 2015. Revision of the Australian Sphaerodoridae (Annelida) including the description of four new species., Zootaxa, Vol. 4000(2): 227-267.
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