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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Annelida (phylum)  »  Polychaeta (class)  »  Terebellida (order)  »  Pectinariidae (family)

CAAB Code: 22 117009 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Pectinaria carnosus   Wong & Hutchings, 2015

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 117 Pectinariidae (mason worms) - show full list
Common Name: [a mason worm]
Organism Type: a mason worm
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 22 117902     Pectinaria spp.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: unaccepted    Checked on: 2021-05-05
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Wong, E., Hutchings, P.A., 2015. New records of Pectinariidae (Polychaeta) from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia and description of two new species., Zootaxa, Vol. 4019(1): 733-744.
Scientific Name
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Zhang, J., Hutchings, P.A., 2019. A revision of Australian Pectinariidae (Polychaeta), with new species and new records., Zootaxa, Vol. 4611(1): 1-70. . doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4611.1.1
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