CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

 »  Platycephalidae - undifferentiated (family)

CAAB Code: 37 296033 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Platycephalus australis    Imamura, 2015
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Distribution map:

Expected distribution shown as red polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions)
Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Depth range of occurrences from 0 to 30 m.
Family: Platycephalidae - undifferentiated (Flatheads) - show full list
Common Name: Bartail Flathead
Common Names List: Bartail Flathead
Indian bartail flathead
Recent Synonyms: Platycephalus indicus (Linnaeus, 1758) [in most references prior to 2015]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Estuarine
Coastal (0-50m)
Parent Codes: 37 296913     Platycephalus spp.
Organism Type: a flathead
Taxon Notes:Platycephalus australis was previously confused with Platycephalus indicus. The former is endemic to northern Australia and is known from Exmouth Gulf, WA (c. 22 30 S) to south of Moreton Bay, Qld (c. 27 25 S) in 0.5-36m depth. P. indicus occurs in the western Pacific and Indian Ocean, but not in Australian waters.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:a9a570ad-facc-43f2-8b4f-2369054a8682
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
ITIS (USA) 167159
View at ITIS
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: no match    Checked on: 2016-08-09
Images:

Photographic Index of Australian Fishes
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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes
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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes


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