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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Bivalvia (class)  »  Veneroida (order)  »  Cyamiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 23 320000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups Bivalves, Cephalopods, Chitons, etc.
Family: 23 320 Cyamiidae (bivalves) - show full list
Common Name: bivalves
Organism Type: a bivalve
Synonyms: Gaimardiidae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 23 320907     Cyamiocardium spp.
23 320901     Cyamiomactra spp.
23 320905     Cyamium spp.
23 320904     Eugaimardia spp.
23 320903     Gaimardia spp.
23 320906     Kidderia spp.
23 320902     Perrierina spp.
23 320909     Ptychocardia spp.
23 320908     Reloncavia spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
23 362000
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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.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Scientific Name
verified against
Huber, M., 2010, Compendium of Bivalves. ConchBooks, Hackenheim, Germany 901pp.
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