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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 553903 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Exampithoe spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 553 Ampithoidae (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: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 553000     Ampithoidae
Child Codes: 28 553080     Exampithoe borrowwo
28 553001     Exampithoe compressa
28 553002     Exampithoe halei
28 553008     Exampithoe kutti
28 553084     Exampithoe plumosa
28 553081     Exampithoe taylori
28 553082     Exampithoe waratah
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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Hughes, L.E., Peart, R.A., 2015. Three new species of Exampithoe from Australia and New Zealand (Ampithoidae: Amphipoda: Crustacea)., Zootaxa, Vol. 3918(4): 559-570.
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