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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 22 120931 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Terebella spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 120 Terebellidae (polychaete worms) - show full list
Common Name: [a polychaete worm]
Organism Type: a polychaete worm
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 22 120000     Terebellidae
Child Codes: 22 120106     Terebella ehlersi
22 120163     Terebella kermadecensis
22 120048     Terebella maculata
22 120049     Terebella muliarrus
22 120050     Terebella pappus
22 120111     Terebella plagiostoma
22 120051     Terebella tantabiddycreekensis
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
verified against
Nogueira, J.M.D., Hutchings, P., Carrerette, O., 2015. Terebellidae (Annelida, Terebelliformia) from Lizard island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia., Zootaxa, Vol. 4019(1): 484-576.
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