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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Annelida (phylum)  »  Polychaeta (class)  »  Sabellida (order)  »  Sabellidae (family)

CAAB Code: 22 083914 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Acromegalomma spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 83 Sabellidae (fan worms) - show full list
Common Name: [a fan worm]
Organism Type: a fan worm
Synonyms: Megalomma spp.
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 22 083931     Sabellidae
Child Codes: 22 083069     Acromegalomma inflatum
22 083068     Acromegalomma interruptum
22 083082     Acromegalomma jubatum
22 083083     Acromegalomma kaikourense
22 083066     Acromegalomma phyllisae
22 083067     Acromegalomma suspiciens
22 083024     Acromegalomma vesiculosum
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
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Record source: Capa, M., Murray, A., 2009. Review of the genus Megalomma (Polychaeta: Sabellidae) in Australia with description of three new species. new records and notes on certain features with phylogenetic implications., Records of the Australian Museum, Vol. 61(2): 201-224.
Scientific Name
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Gil, J., Nishi, E., 2017. Nomenclatural checklist for Acromegaloma species (Annelida, Sabellidae), a nomennovum replacement for the junior homonym Megaloma Johansson, 1926., ZooKeys, Vol. 677: 131-150. . doi:10.3897/zookeys.677.12030 doi:10.3897/zookeys.677.12030
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