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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 840000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Galatheidae, Munididae & Munidopsidae   
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.) Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [4] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: 28 840 (squat lobsters) - show full list
Common Name: squat lobsters
Common Names List: craylets
Organism Type: a squat lobster
Synonyms: Galatheidae
Munididae
Munidopsidae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 708000     Order Decapoda
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.
Scientific Name Notes:Originally a single family, the Galatheidae has recently been recognised as polyphyletic, and has now been split into several distinct families, see Ahyong et al., 2010.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:eeeabe28-9a00-4393-8d7c-5199e2b33776
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Cleveland (CSIRO) K2041800

World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:106733
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-06-23
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
verified against
:
Ahyong, S.T. Baba, K. Macpherson, E. Poore, G.C.B., 2010. A new classification of the Galatheoidea (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura)., Zootaxa, Vol. 2676: 57-68.
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