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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Stomatopoda (order)  »  Nannosquillidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 047000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 47 Nannosquillidae (mantis shrimps) - show full list
Common Name: mantis shrimps
Organism Type: a mantis shrimp
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 030000     Stomatopoda
Child Codes: 28 047901     Acanthosquilla spp.
28 047902     Alachosquilla spp.
28 047903     Austrosquilla spp.
28 047904     Bigelowina spp.
28 047905     Hadrosquilla spp.
28 047906     Pullosquilla spp.
28 047907     Victoriasquilla spp.
Taxon Notes:This code is providied for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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Cleveland K2011000
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