CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 784000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Astacidea & Palinura   
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.) Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [23] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: 28 784 (lobsters (including true lobsters, spiny (rock) lobsters, slipper lobsters, etc.)) - show full list
Common Name: lobsters
Organism Type: a lobster
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Taxon Notes:Includes true lobsters (Nephropidae), freshwater crayfish (Astacidae, Parastacidae), spiny or rock lobsters (Palinuridae), slipper lobsters (Scyllaridae), and others.
Previous Codes
(if any)
00 703000

World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-09-08
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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