CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  [unassigned] Caenogastropoda (order)  »  Cerithiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 076000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: 24 76 Cerithiidae (creepers) - show full list
Common Name: creepers
Organism Type: a creeper
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 24 076902     Argyropeza spp.
24 076903     Bittium spp.
24 076904     Cacozeliana spp.
24 076905     Cerithium spp.
24 076906     Clypeomorus spp.
24 076907     Colina spp.
24 076908     Glyptozaria spp.
24 076909     Gourmya spp.
24 076910     Ittibittium spp.
24 076901     Pseudovertagus spp.
24 076911     Rhinoclavis spp.
24 076912     Royella spp.
24 076913     Zebittium spp.
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Occurrence locations [3] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Cleveland M2021400
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-09-25
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
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WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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