CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Pycnogonida (class)  »  Pantopoda (order)  »  Ammotheidae (family)

CAAB Code: 33 012000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 33 - Tardigrada, Pentastomida, Pycnogonida plus minor Arthropod groups minor invertebrate phyla plus scorpions, spiders, sea spiders, horseshoe crabs
Family: 33 12 Ammotheidae (pycnogonids) - show full list
Common Name: pycnogonids
Organism Type: a pycnogonid
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 33 012901     Achelia spp.
33 012902     Ammothea spp.
33 012903     Ammothella spp.
33 012905     Austroraptus spp.
33 012914     Chonothea spp.
33 012906     Cilunculus spp.
33 012907     Eurycyde spp.
33 012908     Hemichela spp.
33 012909     Nymphopsis spp.
33 012910     Paranymphon spp.
33 012911     Pycnothea spp.
33 012912     Scipiolus spp.
33 012913     Tanystylum spp.
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [3] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification 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
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-07-13
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
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WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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