CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Perciformes (order)  »  Labridae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 384162 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Suezichthys gracilis    (Steindachner & Döderlein, 1887)
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces
Family: Labridae (Wrasses) - show full taxa list or show species only taxa list
Common Name: Slender Rainbow Wrasse
Distribution:

Expected distribution shown as red polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions)
Occurrence locations [79] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records

Depth range from 0 to 74 m.
Recent Synonyms: Suezichthys devisi
Common Names List: Slender Rainbow Wrasse
gracilis wrasse
Organism Type: a wrasse
Taxon Notes:In a revision of the genus Suezichthys, Russell (1985) regarded S. devisi as a synonym of S. gracilis. However S. gracilis occurs only in Hong Kong, Japan and Taiwan (B. Russell, pers. comm. August 2013)
Parent Codes
(if any)
:
37 384943
Identifiers:
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:278742 accepted 2016-05-11 view at WoRMS - potential occurrences at OBIS
Habitat: Coastal (0-50m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)

Record details

Record entered on 1-Jan-1997 00:00 by Gordon Yearsley, CSIRO Taxonomy Group - FRDC project
Record modified on 6-Aug-2013 12:19 by John Pogonoski
Modification description: Made non-active on advice of B Russell (via Di Bray), Aug 2013
Modification history:
18-MAR-97: Species name and authority changed (Gordon Yearsley)
 (previous genus name: Suezichthys)
 (previous species name: gracilis)
 (previous qualifier: )
 (previous authority: (Steindachner & Doderlein, 1887))
20-SEP-1999: Parent codes added (Tony Rees)
20-SEP-1999:
02-JAN-2002: Parentheses added to author (Gordon Yearsley)
 (previous authority: Whitley)
28-OCT-2003: Species changed from devisi to gracilis based on draft Catalogue 2 text as supplied by D Hoese (Gordon Yearsley)
 (previous species name: devisi)
 (previous authority: (Whitley))
 (previous publication year: 1941)
06-JAN-2009: Added/updated habitat code - bulk upload from BIOREG 3 data (was: M) (William White)
06-JAN-2009: Added/updated habitat code - bulk upload from BIOREG 3 data (was: C,SH) (William White)
06-AUG-2013: Made non-active on advice of B Russell (via Di Bray), Aug 2013 (John Pogonoski)
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