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)  »  Goneplacidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 922000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 922 Goneplacidae (goneplacid crabs) - show full list
Common Name: goneplacid crabs
Common Names List: crabs
Organism Type: a crab
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 28 708000     Decapoda
Child Codes: 28 922901     Carcinoplax spp.
28 922902     Entricoplax spp.
28 922903     Exopheticus spp.
28 922904     Goneplax spp.
28 922905     Menoplax spp.
28 922906     Neogoneplax spp.
28 922907     Neommatocarcinus spp.
28 922908     Notonyx spp.
28 922909     Ommatocarcinus spp.
28 922910     Paragoneplax spp.
28 922911     Psopheticus spp.
28 922912     Pycnoplax spp.
28 922913     Thyraplax spp.
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [12] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identifiaction of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Cleveland K2042200
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-06-23
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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