CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Chromista (kingdom)  »  Ochrophyta (phylum)  »  Bacillariophyceae (class)  »  Bacillariales (order)  »  Bacillariaceae (family)

CAAB Code: 53 270000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 53 - Microalgae II Diatoms, chrysophytes (golden algae) and other heterokont groups
Family: 53 270 Bacillariaceae (pennate diatoms) - show full list
Common Name: [a diatom]
Organism Type: a diatom
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Child Codes: 53 270901     Bacillaria spp.
53 270904     Ceratoneis spp.
53 270905     Cymbellonitzschia spp.
53 270906     Denticula spp.
53 270907     Hantzschia spp.
53 270900     Nitzschia spp.
53 270908     Psammodictyon spp.
53 270903     Pseudo-nitzschia spp.
53 270909     Tryblionella spp.

AFD NZOR-6-53142
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: uncertain    Checked on: 2017-03-16
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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