CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Plantae (kingdom)  »  Chlorophyta (phylum)  »  Ulvophyceae (class)  »  Cladophorales (order)  »  Cladophoraceae (family)

CAAB Code: 56 180001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Chaetomorpha coliformis   (Montagne) K├╝tzing, 1849

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 56 - Chlorophyta and Charophyta Green algae (incl. seaweeds) and stoneworts
Family: 56 180 Cladophoraceae (green algae) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5301): Mermaid's Necklace
Common Name: mermaid's necklace
Organism Type: a green alga
Synonyms: Chaetomorpha darwinii
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 56 180901     Chaetomorpha spp.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-01-31
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Womersley, H. B. S., 1984, The Marine Benthic Flora of Australia. Part I. South Australian Government Printer, Adelaide 329pp.
Scientific Name
verified against
Cowan, R. Huisman, J., Compilers, Australian Marine Algal Name Index (AMANI), on-line publication. - as at August 2000
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