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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report
» Polychaeta (class)
» Spionida (order)
» Spionidae (family)
Scientific Name: and Authority
CAAB category: 22 -
Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 96 Spionidae (polychaete worms) - show full list
Common Name: [a polychaete worm]
Organism Type: a polychaete worm
Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Taxon Notes: Originally described from the western North Atlantic. It has been accidentally introduced into several areas in the Indo-Pacific region, including Australia and New Zealand, and is established in many areas.
Australian Biological Resources Study (Houston, K. + others, editors), 2000-, Australian Faunal Directory. World Wide Web electronic publication, http: www.environment.gov.au/abrs/abif-fauna/
Scientific Name : verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: www.marinespecies.org at VLIZ.