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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Littorinimorpha (order)  »  Ovulidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 156070 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Kurodaovula wakayamaensis   (Cate & Azuma in Cate, 1973)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: 24 156 Ovulidae (allied cowries) - show full list
Common Name: [an allied cowrie]
Organism Type: an allied cowrie
Synonyms: Kurodavolva wakayamaensis Phenacovolva wakayamaensis
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Species not on current Australian list, but occuring in adjacent region:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 24 156911     Kurodaovula spp.
Taxon Notes:The genus spelling is Kurodavolva in WoRMS and Lorenz & Felse, 2009, but it was originally published as Kurodaovula Azuma, 1987, so we follow that spelling here.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-02-28
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Lorenz, F., Fehse, D., 2009, The living Ovulidae. A manual of the families of allied cowries: Ovulidae, Pediculariidae and Eocypraeidae.. ConchBooks, Heckenheim, Germany 651pp.
Scientific Name
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WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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