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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 770000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 770 Pandalidae (pandalid shrimps) - show full list
Common Name: pandalid prawns
Common Names List: pandalid shrimps
Organism Type: a carid prawn
Synonyms: Amphionididae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 708000     Decapoda
Child Codes: 28 770911     Amphionides spp.
28 770902     Chlorocurtis spp.
28 770903     Chlorotocella spp.
28 770904     Chlorotocus spp.
28 770910     Dorodotes spp.
28 770905     Heterocarpus spp.
28 770906     Notopandalus spp.
28 770901     Plesionika spp.
28 770908     Procletes spp.
28 770909     Stylopandalus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
28 705000
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Occurrence locations [4] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-07-13
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
verified against
Wang, Y., Ma, K.Y., Tsang, L.M., Wakabayashi, K., Chan, T.-Y., De Grave, S., Chu, K.H., 2021. Confirming the systematic position of two enigmatic shrimps, Amphionides and Procarididae (Crustacea: Decapoda)., Zoologica Scripta: 1-12. . doi:10.1111/zsc.12509 doi:10.1111/zsc.12509
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