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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Decapoda (order)  »  Benthesicymidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 713901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Bentheogennema spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 713 Benthesicymidae (penaeoid prawns) - show full list
Common Name: [a penaeoid prawn]
Organism Type: a penaeoid prawn
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 713000     Benthesicymidae
Child Codes: 28 713020     Bentheogennema intermedia
28 713021     Bentheogennema stephenseni
Previous Codes
(if any)
28 712902
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.
Record source: Dall, W., 2001. Australian species of Aristeidae and Benthesicymidae (Penaeoidea: Decapoda)., Memoirs of the Queensland Museum, Vol. 46(2): 409-441.
Scientific Name
verified against
Lunina, A.A., Kulagin, D.N., Vereshchaka, A.L., 2019. A hard-earned draw: phylogeny-based revision of the deep-sea shrimp Bentheogennema (Decapoda: Benthesicymidae) transfers two species to other genera and reveals two new species., Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, Vol. 187: 1155-1172.
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