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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Tanaidacea (order)  »  Agathotanaidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 126000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 126 Agathotanaidae (tanaidaceans) - show full list
Common Name: tanaidaceans
Organism Type: a tanaidacean
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 28 126901     Agathotanais spp.
28 126902     Bunburia spp.
28 126904     Ozagathus spp.
28 126903     Paragathotanais spp.
28 126905     Paranarthrura spp.
Taxon Notes:Members of this family have sometimes been included in the Anarthruridae in the past. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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