CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Annelida (phylum)  »  Clitellata (class)  »  Haplotaxida (order)  »  Naididae (family)

CAAB Code: 22 214050 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Pectinodrilus rectisetosus   (Erséus, 1979)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 214 Naididae (blood worms) - show full list
Common Name: [a blood worm]
Organism Type: a blood worm
Synonyms: Phallodrilus rectisetosus heronensis Pectinodrilus heronensis
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 22 214924     Pectinodrilus spp.
Taxon Notes:Also widely recorded from the North Atlantic, North Sea and Mediterranean.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-12
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Erséus, C., 1997. The marine Tubificidae (Oligochaeta: Annelida) of Darwin Harbour, Northern Territory, Australia, with descriptions of fifteen new species. In: Hanley, J.R. Caswell, G. Megirian, D. Larson, H.K., Editors, Proceedings of the Sixth International Marine Biological Workshop. The marine flora and fauna of Darwin Harbour, Northern Territory, Australia.: 99-132. Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory Australian Marine Sciences Association, Darwin 466pp.
Scientific Name
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WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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