CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Reptilia (class)  »  Squamata (order)  »  (family)

CAAB Code: 39 124000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Elapidae: Laticaudinae  

Rank: Family
CAAB category: 39 - Reptilia Reptiles
Family: 39 124 (sea kraits) - show full list
Common Name: sea kraits
Organism Type: a sea krait
Synonyms: Laticaudidae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Coastal (0-40m)
Child Codes: 39 124901     Laticauda spp.
Taxon Notes:This is one of two marine subfamilies of this family. The other is the Hydrophiinae - 39 125000. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

AFD NZOR-6-7319
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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Scientific Name
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WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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