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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 032908 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Herdmania spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 35 - Tunicata Tunicates (ascidians, larvaceans and salps)
Family: 35 32 Pyuridae (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 032000     Pyuridae
Child Codes: 35 032045     Herdmania fimbriae
35 032046     Herdmania grandis
35 032047     Herdmania mentula
35 032008     Herdmania momus
35 032048     Herdmania pallida
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., Debitus, C., 2015. Redescription of Herdmania papietensis Herdman, 1882 (Ascidiacea, Pyuridae) from Polynesia., Zootaxa, Vol. 3911(2): 294-300.
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