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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Ascidiacea (class)  »  Aplousobranchia (order)  »  Holozoidae (family)

CAAB Code: 35 015906 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Protoholozoa spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 35 - Tunicata Tunicates (ascidians, larvaceans and salps)
Family: 35 15 Holozoidae (ascidians, sea squirts) - show full list
Common Name: [an ascidian (sea squirt)]
Organism Type: an ascidian (sea squirt)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 35 015000     Holozoidae
Child Codes: 35 015021     Protoholozoa australiensis
35 015044     Protoholozoa pedunculata
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
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Monniot, F., Tatián, M., 2020. Questions on the taxonomic status of species of Protoholozoa Kott, 1969 (Ascidiacea, Aplousobranchia, Holozoidae) with a description of a new genus., Zootaxa, Vol. 4718(2): 261-268. . doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4718.2.7
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