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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 24 046972 show as JSON
Scientific Name
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Rank: Family
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: 24 46 Solariellidae (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
Parent Codes: 24 046000     Trochidae, Margaritidae, Solariellidae, Tegulidae
Child Codes: 24 046903     Archiminolia spp.
24 046982     Arxellia spp.
24 046979     Bathymophila spp.
24 046986     Elaphriella spp.
24 046985     Ilanga spp.
24 046984     Microgaza spp.
24 046934     Minolia spp.
24 046987     Phragmomphalina spp.
24 046980     Solariella spp.
24 046944     Spectamen spp.
24 046981     Zetela spp.
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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Williams, S.T., Kano, Y., Warén, A., Herbert, D.G., 2020. Marrying molecules and morphology: first steps toward a reevaluation of solariellid genera (Gastropoda: Trochoidea) in light of molecular phylogenetic studies., Journal of Molluscan Studies: 1-26. . doi:10.1093/mollus/eyz038 doi:10.1093/mollus/eyz038
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