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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Cephalopoda (class)  »  Sepiolida (order)  »  Sepiolidae (family)

CAAB Code: 23 609000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups Bivalves, Cephalopods, Chitons, etc.
Family: 23 609 Sepiolidae (dumpling squids) - show full list
Common Name: dumpling squids
Organism Type: a dumpling squid
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 23 609901     Austrorossia spp.
23 609905     Euprymna spp.
23 609902     Heteroteuthis spp.
23 609909     Inioteuthis spp.
23 609906     Iridoteuthis spp.
23 609907     Neorossia spp.
23 609904     Rondeletiola spp.
23 609910     Sepiola spp.
23 609903     Sepiolina spp.
23 609908     Stoloteuthis spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
00 613000
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Occurrence locations [115] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Scientific Name
verified against
Reid, A.L., 2016, Cephalopods of Australia and Sub-Antarctic Territories. CSIRO Publishing, Clayton South 446pp.
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