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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 22 085050 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Spirobranchus corniculatus   (Grube, 1862)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 85 Serpulidae (tube worms) - show full list
Common Name: [a tube worm]
Organism Type: a tube worm
Synonyms: Spirobranchus giganteus corniculatus Spirobranchus cruciger Spirobranchus gaymardi
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 22 085931     Spirobranchus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
22 085053, 22 085056

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
MoV 3389
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-12
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Fiege, D., ten Hove, H.A., 1999. Redescription of Spirobranchus gaymardi (Quatrefages, 1866) (Polychaeta: Serpulidae) from the Indo-Pacific with remarks on the Spirobranchus giganteus complex., Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, Vol. 126: 355-364.
Scientific Name
verified against
Willette, D.A., IƱiguez, A.R., Kupriyanova, E.K., Starger, C.J., Varman, T., Toha, A.H., Maralit, B.A., Barber, P.H., 2015. Christmas tree worms of Indo-Pacific coral reefs: untangling the Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) complex., Coral Reefs, Vol. 34: 899-904. . doi:10.1007/s00338-015-1294-y doi:10.1007/s00338-015-1294-y
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