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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Isopoda (order)  »  Idoteidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 284921 show as JSON
Scientific Name
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Rank: Family
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 284 Idoteidae (isopods) - show full list
Common Name: isopods
Common Names List: sea centipedes
Organism Type: an isopod
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 284000     Idoteidae, Holidoteidae
Child Codes: 28 284901     Batedotea spp.
28 284902     Crabyzos spp.
28 284903     Edotia spp.
28 284904     Engidotea spp.
28 284905     Euidotea spp.
28 284906     Idotea spp.
28 284907     Lyidotea spp.
28 284908     Paridotea spp.
28 284909     Pentidotea spp.
28 284910     Synidotea spp.
28 284911     Synischia spp.
28 284913     Takereana spp.
Taxon Notes:This code is provided 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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Poore, G.C.B., Hurley, D.E., 2015. Takereana, a new genus of Idoteidae (Crustacea: Isopoda: Valvifera) from New Zealand., Zootaxa, Vol. 4057(4): 590-594.
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