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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Polyplacophora (class)  »  Chitonida (order)  »  Ischnochitonidae (family)

CAAB Code: 23 115914 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Subterenochiton spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups Bivalves, Cephalopods, Chitons, etc.
Family: 23 115 Ischnochitonidae (chitons) - show full list
Common Name: [a chiton]
Organism Type: a chiton
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 23 115901     Ischnochitonidae
Child Codes: 23 115026     Subterenochiton albinus
23 115059     Subterenochiton gabrieli
23 115036     Subterenochiton luteoroseus
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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Schwabe, E., Sirenko, B.I., 2020. Revision of the genus Subterenochiton (Mollusca: Polyplacophora), with a new diagnosis., Archiv für Molluskenkunde, Vol. 149(2): 163-180. . doi:10.1127/arch.moll/149/163-180
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