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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 117902 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Pectinaria spp.  

Rank: Genus
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 117000     Pectinariidae
Child Codes: 22 117002     Pectinaria antipoda
22 117009     Pectinaria carnosus
22 117003     Pectinaria dodeka
22 117007     Pectinaria kanabinos
22 117014     Pectinaria ningalooensis
22 117004     Pectinaria papillosa
99 220115     Pectinaria sp.
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
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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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