CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

CAAB Code: 99 240341 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

trochus shell   , 1758

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 99 -
Family: 99 240 - show full list
Common Name: trochus
Organism Type: a top shell
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Taxon Notes:Covers shell only of "Trochus", what was called Trochus niloticus (now Tectus niloticus), CAAB 24 046001 (used in fisheries statistics)
Record source: Kailola, P. J., Editor, 1993, Australian Fisheries Resources. BRS/FRDC, Canberra, ACT
Scientific Name
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WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.
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