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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report
» Gastropoda (class)
» Neogastropoda (order)
» Buccinidae (family)
Scientific Name: and Authority
CAAB category: 24 -
Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: 24 202 Buccinidae (whelks) - show full list
Organism Type: a whelk
Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Taxon Notes: This genus is currently regarded as Buccinoidea incertae sedis. We retain it here pending clarification. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.
Scientific Name : verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: www.marinespecies.org at VLIZ.