CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 427036 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Calliurichthys ogilbyi    (Fricke, 2002)
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces
Family: Callionymidae (Dragonets) - show full taxa list or show species only taxa list
Common Name: Ogilby's Stinkfish

Expected distribution shown as red polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions)
Occurrence locations [138] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records

Depth range from 18 to 137 m.
Recent Synonyms: Callionymus scaber
Calliurichthys scaber
Callionymus ogilbyi
Common Names List: Ogilby's Stinkfish
Eastern Australian longtail dragonet
Organism Type: a dragonet
Scientific Name Notes:Until Fricke (2002), this species was called 'C. scaber' in Australia. However, the name 'C. scaber' applies to a species that might be restricted to Lord Howe Island. The east coast species was named by Fricke (2002) as 'Callionymus ogilbyi'.
Parent Codes
(if any)
37 427903
World Register of Marine Species no match 2016-08-10
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 10-Dec-2003 14:27 by Gordon Yearsley
Modification description: Italics added
Modification history:
20-MAR-97: Species removed (subspecies retained) (Gordon Yearsley)
 (previous genus name: Callionymus)
 (previous species name: japonicus scaber)
 (previous qualifier: )
 (previous authority: McCulloch, 1926)
20-SEP-1999: Parent codes added (Tony Rees)
21-OCT-2002: Calliurichthys scaber added as a synonym (Gordon Yearsley)
01-MAR-2003: Genus changed from Callionymus to Calliurichthys for NOO National Bioreg (Gordon Yearsley)
 (previous genus name: Callionymus)
 (previous authority: McCulloch)
10-DEC-2003: Species changed from scaber to ogilbyi based on Fricke (2002) (Gordon Yearsley)
 (previous species name: scaber)
 (previous authority: (McCulloch))
 (previous publication year: 1926)
10-DEC-2003: Italics added (Gordon Yearsley)
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