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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Vetigastropoda (unassigned) (order)  »  (family)

CAAB Code: 24 046000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Trochidae, Margaritidae, Solariellidae, Tegulidae  

Rank: Family
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: 24 46 (top shells) - show full list
Common Name: top shells
Organism Type: a top shell
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 24 046971     Margaritidae
24 046972     Solariellidae
24 046973     Tegulidae
24 046962     Trochidae: Alcyninae
24 046963     Trochidae: Cantharidinae
24 046964     Trochidae: Chrysostomatinae
24 046965     Trochidae: Fossarininae
24 046966     Trochidae: Halistylinae
24 046967     Trochidae: Kaiparathininae
24 046968     Trochidae: Monodontinae
24 046969     Trochidae: Stomatellinae
24 046961     Trochidae: Trochinae
24 046970     Trochidae: Umboniinae
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [28] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Taxon Notes:The systematics of this large group is in a state of flux, and its composition is likely to continue to change as more detailed information based on morphological and genetic studies becomes available.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Cleveland M2010100
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-06-23
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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