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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report
» Gastropoda (class)
» Vetigastropoda (unassigned) (order)
» Anatomidae (family)
Scientific Name: and Authority
CAAB category: 24 -
Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: 24 35 Anatomidae (slit shells) - show full list
Common Name: [a slit shell]
Organism Type: a slit shell
Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Taxon Notes: This family has previously been regarded as a subfamily of the Scissurellidae. 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
Geiger, D.L. Jansen, P., 2004. Revision of the Australian species of Anatomidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Vetigastropoda)., Zootaxa, Vol. 415: 1-35.