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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 807901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Neaxius spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 807 Strahlaxiidae (slow prawns) - show full list
Common Name: [a slow prawn]
Organism Type: a slow prawn
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 807000     Strahlaxiidae
Child Codes: 28 807001     Neaxius acanthus
28 807005     Neaxius capricornicus
28 807002     Neaxius glyptocercus
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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Scientific Name
verified against
Poore, G.C.B., Dworschak, P.C., 2018. The Indo-West Pacific species of Neaxiopsis and Neaxius (Crustacea: Axidea: Strahlaxiidae)., Memoirs of Museum Victoria, Vol. 77: 15-28. . doi:10.24199/j.mmv.2018.77.02
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