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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 805026 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Upogebia balmaorum   Ngoc-Ho, 1990

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 805 Upogebiidae (slow prawns) - show full list
Common Name: [a slow prawn]
Organism Type: a slow prawn
Synonyms: Kuwaitupogebia nithyanandan
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 805905     Upogebia spp.

MoV 4605
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-12
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Ngoc-Ho, N., 2007. Upogebiidae (Decapoda: Thalassinidea) mostly from the Dampier Archipelago, Western Australia., Records of the Western Australian Musuem Supplement, Vol. 73: 131-159.
Scientific Name
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Dworschak, P.C., Poore, G.C.B., 2018. More cautionary tales: family, generic and species synonymies of recently published taxa of ghost shrimps (Decapoda: Axiidea and Gebiidea)., Zootaxa, Vol. 4394(1): 61-76. . doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4394.1.3
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