CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Nudibranchia (order)  »  Myrrhinidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 468909 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Phyllodesmium spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: 24 468 Myrrhinidae (nudibranchs) - show full list
Common Name: [a nudibranch]
Organism Type: a nudibranch
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 24 468922     Myrrhinidae
Child Codes: 24 468033     Phyllodesmium acanthorhinum
24 468017     Phyllodesmium briareum
24 468031     Phyllodesmium colemani
24 468022     Phyllodesmium crypticum
24 468008     Phyllodesmium lizardense
24 468018     Phyllodesmium longicirrum
24 468004     Phyllodesmium macphersonae
24 468032     Phyllodesmium magnum
24 468016     Phyllodesmium poindimiei
24 468005     Phyllodesmium serratum
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: 2021-11-11
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
verified against
Martynov, A., Mehrotra, R., Chavanich, S., Nakano, R., Kashio, S., Lundin, K., Picton, B., Korshunova, T., 2019. The extraordinary genus Myja is not a tergipedid, but related to Facelinidae s. str. with addition of two new species from Japan (Mollusca, Nudibranchia)., ZooKeys, Vol. 818: 89-116. . doi:10.3897/zookeys.818.30477 doi:10.3897/zookeys.818.30477
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