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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Ascidiacea (class)  »  Stolidobranchia (order)  »  Pyuridae (family)

CAAB Code: 35 032045 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Herdmania fimbriae   Kott, 2002

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 35 - Tunicata Tunicates (ascidians, larvaceans and salps)
Family: 35 32 Pyuridae (ascidians, sea squirts) - show full list
Common Name: [an ascidian]
Organism Type: an ascidian
Synonyms: Herdmania momus
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 35 032908     Herdmania spp.
Taxon Notes:The species has previously been confused with with Herdmania momus and also young Herdmania grandis.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Kott, P., 2002. The genus Herdmania Lahille, 1888 (Tunicata, Ascidiacea) in Australian waters., Zoological Journal of the Linnaean Society, Vol. 134: 359-374.
Scientific Name
verified against
Monniot, F., Debitus, C., 2015. Redescription of Herdmania papietensis Herdman, 1882 (Ascidiacea, Pyuridae) from Polynesia., Zootaxa, Vol. 3911(2): 294-300.
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