CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Chromista (kingdom)  »  Ochrophyta (phylum)  »  Phaeophyceae (class)  »  Fucales (order)  »  Durvillaeaceae (family)

CAAB Code: 54 095901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Durvillaea spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 54 - Phaeophyta Brown algae (seaweeds)
Family: 54 95 Durvillaeaceae (brown algae) - show full list
Common Name: bull kelp
Organism Type: a brown alga
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 54 095000     Durvillaeaceae
Child Codes: 54 095002     Durvillaea antarctica
54 095003     Durvillaea chathamensis
54 095001     Durvillaea potatorum
54 095004     Durvillaea willana
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.
Scientific Name
verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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