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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Neogastropoda (order)  »  Fasciolariidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 202987 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Marmorofusus spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: 24 202 Fasciolariidae (spindle shells) - show full list
Common Name: [a spindle shell]
Organism Type: a spindle shell
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 24 202901     Fasciolariidae
Child Codes: 24 202338     Marmorofusus bishopi
24 202324     Marmorofusus hedleyi
24 202325     Marmorofusus matteus
24 202084     Marmorofusus nicobaricus
24 202086     Marmorofusus philippii
24 202213     Marmorofusus vercoi
24 202212     Marmorofusus wellsi
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
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2020-02-04
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Snyder, M.A., Lyons, W.G., 2014. The Fusinus nicobaricus (Röding, 1798) group: Marmarofusus gen . nov., with descriptions of three new species (Gastropoda: Fasciolariidae)., Vita Malacologica, Vol. 12: 37-53.
Scientific Name
verified against
Lyons, W.G., Snyder, M.A., 2019. Reassignments to the genus Marmorofusus Snyder & Lyons, 2014 (Neogastropoda: Fasciolariidae: Fusininae) of species from the Red Sea, Indian Ocean, and southwestern Australia., Zootaxa, Vol. 4714(1): 1-64. . doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4714.1.1
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