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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 24 211000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
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Rank: Family
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: 24 211 Mitridae (mitre shells) - show full list
Common Name: mitre shells
Organism Type: a mitre shell
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 24 211910     Calcimitra spp.
24 211901     Cancilla spp.
24 211920     Carinomitra spp.
24 211921     Condylomitra spp.
24 211902     Domiporta spp.
24 211923     Fusidomiporta spp.
24 211915     Gemmulimitra spp.
24 211903     Imbricaria spp.
24 211917     Imbricariopsis spp.
24 211919     Isara spp.
24 211904     Mitra spp.
24 211909     Nebularia spp.
24 211905     Neocancilla spp.
24 211913     Profundimitra spp.
24 211914     Pseudonebularia spp.
24 211906     Pterygia spp.
24 211911     Quasimitra spp.
24 211912     Roseomitra spp.
24 211907     Scabricola spp.
24 211916     Strigatella spp.
24 211918     Swainsonia spp.
24 211922     Vicimitra spp.
24 211908     Ziba spp.
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Occurrence locations [6] 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.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Cleveland (CSIRO) M2030500

World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-09-08
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Fedosov, A.E. Puillandre, N. Kantor, Y. Bouchet, P., 2015. Phylogeny and systematics of mitriform gastropods (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Neogastropoda)., Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, Vol. 175: 336-359.
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Fedosov, A.E. Puillandre, N. Herrmann, M. Kantor, Y. Oliverio, M. Dgebuadze, P. Modica, M.V. Bouchet, P., 2018. The collapse of Mitra: molecular systematics and morphology of the Mitridae (Gastropoda: Neogastropoda)., Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, Vol. 183: 253-337.
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