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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Maxillopoda (class)  »  Sessilia (order)  »  Archaeobalanidae (family)

CAAB Code: 27 558901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Acasta spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 27 - Crustacea - non-Malacostraca Copepods, ostracods, barnacles, and minor crustacean groups
Family: 27 558 Archaeobalanidae (barnacles) - show full list
Common Name: [a barnacle]
Organism Type: a barnacle
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 27 558000     Archaeobalanidae
Child Codes: 27 558047     Acasta aspera
27 558026     Acasta conica
27 558027     Acasta cyathus
27 558044     Acasta dentifer
27 558028     Acasta echinata
27 558029     Acasta fenestrata
27 558030     Acasta hirsuta
27 558031     Acasta idiopoma
27 558032     Acasta japonica
27 558045     Acasta navicula
27 558033     Acasta purpurata
27 558034     Acasta spongites
27 558035     Acasta sulcata
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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Scientific Name
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Kolbasov, G.A., Chan, B.K.K., Molodtsova, Y.N., Achituv, Y., 2016. Revision of the coral-inhabiting genus Conopea (Cirripedia: Archaeobalanidae) with description of two new species of the genera Conopea and Acasta., Zootaxa, Vol. 4178(2): 182-208.
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