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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 35 033901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Botrylloides spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 35 - Tunicata Tunicates (ascidians, larvaceans and salps)
Family: 35 33 Styelidae (ascidians, sea squirts) - show full list
Common Name: [ascidians]
Organism Type: ascidians
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 35 033000     Styelidae
Child Codes: 35 033001     Botrylloides anceps
35 033120     Botrylloides conchyliatus
35 033121     Botrylloides giganteus
35 033002     Botrylloides leachii
35 033003     Botrylloides perspicuus
35 033102     Botrylloides saccus
35 033004     Botrylloides violaceus
99 350088     Botrylloides sp.
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [1] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-04-16
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
verified against
Ryland, J.S., 2015. Gender of the genus Botrylloides Milne Edwards (1841) [Tunicata: Ascidiacea]., Zootaxa, Vol. 3973(2): 398-400.
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