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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Umbraculida (order)  »  Umbraculidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 392001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Umbraculum umbraculum   (Lightfoot, 1786)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)

CSIRO Marine Invertebrate Image Collection (MIIC)
Catalogue Number: MIIC-01149
CSIRO Specimen Reference: TAN0308-069-031
Survey: TAN0308 [details]
Date of image: 2003-05-25 00:00
Position: -31.81° S 159.346° E
Depth: 76 metres

Image by: Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike (CC BY-NC-SA)
Rights: CSIRO - Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Family: 24 392 Umbraculidae (umbrella shells) - show full list
Common Name: [an umbrella shell]
Organism Type: an umbrella shell
Synonyms: Umbraculum sinicum
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 24 392901     Umbraculum spp.
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [1] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2020-10-29
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Edgar, G. J., 2000, Australian marine life: the plants and animals of temperate waters (Revised Edition). Reed New Holland, Sydney
Scientific Name
verified against
W├Ągele, H., Vonnemann, V., Rudman, W.B., 2006. Umbraculum umbraculum (Lightfoot, 1786) (gastropoda, Opisthobranchia, Tylodinoidea) and the synonymy of U. mediterraneum (Lamarck, 1812)., Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement, Vol. 69: 69-82. . doi:10.18195/issn.0313-122x.69.2006.069-082 doi:10.18195/issn.0313-122x.69.2006.069-082
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