CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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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 120935 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Varanusia 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
Synonyms: Lizardia spp.
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 22 120000     Terebellidae
Child Codes: 22 120149     Varanusia quasimodo
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.A., Carrerette, O., 2015. Varanusia nom. nov., a replacement name for Lizardia Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015 (Annelida: Terebellidae), preoccupied by Lizardia Pleijel & Rouse, 2005., Zootaxa, Vol. 4058(1): 141.
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