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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 756235 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Coralliocaris nudirostris   (Heller, 1861)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 756 Palaemonidae (palaemonid shrimps) - show full list
Common Name: [a carid shrimp]
Organism Type: a carid shrimp
Synonyms: Coralliocaris venusta
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 756915     Coralliocaris spp.
Taxon Notes:This is the "white-patched morph" of Coralliocaris venusta.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-10
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Bruce, A.J., 2007. Palaemonid shrimps from the Dampier Archipelago (Crustacea: Decapoda), with a review of the Western Australian pontoniine shrimp fauna., Records of the Western Australian Museum. Supplement, Vol. 73: 97-129.
Scientific Name
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Mitsuhashi, M., Takeda, M., 2008. Identity of the coral-associated pontoniine shrimp species, Coralliocaris nudirostris (Heller, 1861) and C. venusta Kemp, 1922 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Palaemonidae), with descriptions of two new species., Zootaxa, Vol. 1703: 1-24.
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