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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Amphipoda (order)  »  Talitridae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 477912 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Talorchestia spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 477 Talitridae (amphipods) - show full list
Common Name: [an amphipod]
Organism Type: an amphipod
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 28 477931     Talitridae
Child Codes: 28 477025     Talorchestia brucei
28 477035     Talorchestia dampieri
28 477009     Talorchestia diemenensis
28 477015     Talorchestia spinipalma
28 477012     Talorchestia terraereginae
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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Lowry, J.K., Springthorpe, R.T., 2019. Talitrid amphipods from India, East Africa and the Red Sea (AMphipoda, Senticaudata, Talitroidea, Talitridae)., Zootaxa, Vol. 4638(3): 351-378. . doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4638.3.3
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