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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 24 212903 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Peculator spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: 24 212 Volutomitridae (volutomitrids) - show full list
Common Name: [a volutomitrid]
Organism Type: a volutomitrid
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 24 212000     Volutomitridae
Child Codes: 24 212007     Peculator bacatus
24 212012     Peculator hedleyi
24 212013     Peculator obconicus
24 212008     Peculator porphyria
24 212009     Peculator verconis
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
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Record source: Bouchet, P., Kantor, Y.I., 2004. New Caledonia: the major centre of biodiversity for volutomitrid molluscs (Mollusca: Neogastropoda: Volutomitridae)., Systematics and Biodiversity, Vol. 1(4): 467-502. . doi:10.1017/S1477200003001282 doi:10.1017/S1477200003001282
Scientific Name
verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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