CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Bivalvia (class)  »  Arcoida (order)  »  Arcidae (family)

CAAB Code: 23 226000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups Bivalves, Cephalopods, Chitons, etc. Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [20] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: 23 226 Arcidae (ark shells) - show full list
Common Name: ark shells
Common Names List: bivalves
Organism Type: an ark shell
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 23 224000     Order Arcoida
Child Codes: 23 226907     Acar spp.
23 226901     Anadara spp.
23 226902     Arca spp.
23 226903     Barbatia spp.
23 226904     Bathyarca spp.
23 226916     Bentharca spp.
23 226909     Calloarca spp.
23 226908     Destacar spp.
23 226915     Hawaiarca spp.
23 226914     Mabellarca spp.
23 226910     Mesocibota spp.
23 226912     Mimarcaria spp.
23 226911     Miratacar spp.
23 226905     Samacar spp.
23 226913     Tegillarca spp.
23 226906     Trisidos spp.
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Cleveland (CSIRO) M3020100

World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-09-08
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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