CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Cephalopoda (class)  »  Oegopsida (order)  »  (family)

CAAB Code: 23 615000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Order
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups Bivalves, Cephalopods, Chitons, etc.

Collaborative and Annotation Tools for Analysis of Marine Imagery and Video (CATAMI)
Survey: SS200507 [details]

Image by: Franzis Althaus
Licence: Image © CSIRO Biodiversity surveys
Rights: CSIRO
Family: 23 615 (squids) - show full list
Common Name (AS5300): SQUIDS
Common Names List: squid
Synonyms: Teuthoidea
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Previous Codes
(if any)
23 615901
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [2372] 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.

Cleveland M5020000
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2023-10-04
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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