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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 22 066926 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Paraopisthosyllis spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 66 Syllidae (polychaete worms) - show full list
Common Name: [a polychaete worm]
Organism Type: a polychaete worm
Synonyms: Basidiosyllis spp.
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 22 066000     Syllidae
Child Codes: 22 066226     Paraopisthosyllis alternocirra
22 066062     Paraopisthosyllis brevicirra
22 066077     Paraopisthosyllis fusigera
22 066231     Paraopisthosyllis kalimna
22 066227     Paraopisthosyllis ornatocirra
22 066254     Paraopisthosyllis pardus
22 066069     Paraopisthosyllis phyllocirra
Previous Codes
(if any)
22 066949
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
verified against
Paresque, K., San Martín, G., Álvarez-Campos, P., Nogueira, M., Fukuda, M.V., 2016. Two new species and new records of the genus Paraopisthosyllis Hartmann-Schröder, 1991 (Annelida: Syllidae) from northeastern Brazil and Philippine Islands., Zootaxa, Vol. 4178(1): 116-130. . doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4178.1.5
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