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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Holothuroidea (class)  »  Dactylochirotida (order)  »  Ypsilothuriidae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 411901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Echinocucumis spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata Echinoderms (seastars, sea urchins, crinoids, etc.)
Family: 25 411 Ypsilothuriidae (holothurians) - show full list
Common Name: [a holothurian]
Organism Type: a holothurian
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 25 411000     Ypsilothuriidae
Child Codes: 25 411005     Echinocucumis ampla
25 411001     Echinocucumis hispida
25 411004     Echinocucumis kirrilyae
99 250383     Echinocucumis n. sp. 1
99 250286     Echinocucumis n. sp. 2
Taxon Notes:This genus has been placed in the family Cucumariidae by some authors, but here we follow WoRMS (accessed Feb 2016) in retaining it in the Ypsilothuriidae pending a detailed review. 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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