CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Plantae (kingdom)  »  Tracheophyta (phylum)  »  Liliopsida (class)  »  Alismatales (order)  »  Ruppiaceae (family)

CAAB Code: 63 614000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 63 - Angiosperms Flowering plants
Family: 63 614 Ruppiaceae (sea tassels) - show full list
Common Name: sea tassels
Organism Type: a sea tassel
Synonyms: Ruppiaceae Potamogetonaceae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Child Codes: 63 614901     Ruppia spp.
Taxon Notes:Included in family Potamogetonaceae by Robertson 1984 (in Womersley 1984), but most other sources (including Flora of Australia) assign Ruppia to its own family, Ruppiaceae

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