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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 22 084000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 84 Sabellariidae (polychaete worms) - show full list
Common Name: polychaete worms
Organism Type: a polychaete worm
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 22 084907     Gesaia spp.
22 084901     Idanthyrsus spp.
22 084902     Lygdamis spp.
22 084908     Neosabellaria spp.
22 084906     Paraidanthyrsus spp.
22 084903     Phalacrostemma spp.
22 084904     Sabellaria spp.
22 084905     Tetreres spp.
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Occurrence locations [1] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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Cleveland J1070300
Scientific Name
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Hutchings, P.A., Capa, M., Peart, R., 2012. Revision of the Australian Sabellariidae (Polychaeta) and description of eight new species., Zootaxa, Vol. 3306: 1-60.
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