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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 24 210901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: 24 210 Marginellidae (marginellas) - show full list
Common Name: marginellas
Organism Type: a marginella
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 24 210000     Marginellidae, Cysticidae, Granulinidae, Marginellonidae
Child Codes: 24 210903     Alaginella spp.
24 210904     Austroginella spp.
24 210905     Balanetta spp.
24 210920     Demissa spp.
24 210908     Dentimargo spp.
24 210911     Hyalina spp.
24 210912     Hydroginella spp.
24 210913     Mesoginella spp.
24 210914     Ovaginella spp.
24 210916     Protoginella spp.
24 210918     Serrata spp.
24 210919     Volvarina spp.
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Occurrence locations [1] 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
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-08-24
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
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Fedosov, A.E., Gutierrez, M.C., Buge, B., Sorokin, P.V., Puillandre, N., Bouchet, P., 2019. Mapping the missing branch on the neogastropod tree of life: molecular phylogeny of marginelliform gastropods., Journal of Molluscan Studies: 1-13. . doi:10.1093/mollus/eyz028 doi:10.1093/mollus/eyz028
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