CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Clupeiformes (order)  »  Engraulidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 086000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Engraulidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Distribution map:

Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: Engraulidae (Anchovies) - show full list
Common Name: anchovies
Common Names List: anchovies
Recent Synonyms: Engraulididae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
New Zealand (inc. subantarctic territories)
Parent Codes: 37 990041     Order Clupeiformes - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 37 086750     Coilia spp.
37 086904     Encrasicholina spp.
37 086905     Engraulis spp.
37 086906     Papuengraulis spp.
37 086901     Setipinna spp.
37 086902     Stolephorus spp.
37 086903     Thryssa spp.
Organism Type: an anchovy
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.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
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