CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Elasmobranchii (class)  »  Rajiformes (order)  »  (family)

CAAB Code: 37 027000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Rhinobatidae, Glaucostegidae, Trygonorrhinidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Distribution map:

Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: Rhinobatidae, Glaucostegidae, Trygonorrhinidae (Guitarfishes, Giant Guitarfishes, Banjo Rays) - show full list
Common Name: guitarfishes
Common Names List: shovelnose rays
fiddler rays
guitarfishes
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Parent Codes: 37 990066     Order Rhinobatiformes - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 37 027908     Glaucostegidae - undifferentiated
37 027907     Rhinobatidae - undifferentiated
37 027909     Trygonorrhinidae - undifferentiated
Organism Type: a guitarfish, a giant guitarfish, a banjo ray
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available. Note that originally this family number code only included Rhinobatidae, but now includes Glaucostegidae and Trygonorrhinidae.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:c4b71662-2e16-435b-a7d1-379c2335d350
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
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