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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 786017 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Metanephrops challengeri   (Balss, 1914)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 786 Nephropidae (scampi) - show full list
Common Name: NZ scampi
Organism Type: a scampi
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Species not on current Australian list, but occuring in adjacent region:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 786901     Metanephrops spp.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2020-02-04
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Verry, A.J.F., Walton, K., Tuck, I.D., Ritchie, P.A., 2020. Genetic structure and recent population expansion in the commercially harvested deep-sea decapod, Metanephrops challingeri (Crustacea: Decapoda)., New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, Vol. 54. . doi:10.1080/00288330.2019.1707696
Scientific Name
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WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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