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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Bivalvia (class)  »  Myoida (order)  »  Corbulidae (family)

CAAB Code: 23 387902 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Lentidium spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups Bivalves, Cephalopods, Chitons, etc.
Family: 23 387 Corbulidae (cockles) - show full list
Common Name: [a cockle]
Organism Type: a cockle
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 23 387000     Corbulidae
Child Codes: 23 387018     Lentidium dalyfluvialis
23 387017     Lentidium origolacus
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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Hallan, A., Willan, R.C., 2010. Two new species of Lentidium (Myida: Corbiculidae) from tropical Australia: remarkable fresh/fluviatile to brackish-water bivalves., Molluscan Research, Vol. 30(3): 143-153.
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