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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Echinoidea (class)  »  Clypeasteroida (order)  »  Fibulariidae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 265901     Taxa superceded by 25 267901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Echinocyamus spp.   
Attention: Non-current taxon. This record represents an old code which has been superseded by a new active CAAB code. See taxon notes for more details (if available).
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata Echinoderms (seastars, sea urchins, crinoids, etc.) Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [1] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: 25 265 Fibulariidae (sand dollars) - show full list
Common Name: [an irregular echinoid]
Organism Type: a sand dollar
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 25 265000     Fibulariidae
Child Codes: 25 267001     Echinocyamus apicatus
25 267002     Echinocyamus crispus
25 267003     Echinocyamus planissimus
25 267004     Echinocyamus platytatus
25 267006     Echinocyamus provectus
25 267007     Echinocyamus scaber

World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-04-16
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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