CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Cephalopoda (class)  »  Myopsida (order)  »  Loliginidae (family)

CAAB Code: 23 617006 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Sepioteuthis lessoniana    d'Orbigny, 1826
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups Distribution map:

Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records

Image supplied by: CMAR Fish Taxonomy  @CSIRO 2020
Family: Loliginidae (calamaries, inshore squids) - show full list
Common Name: Northern Calamari
Common Names List: northern calamari
Northern calamary
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
New Zealand (inc. subantarctic territories)
South Pacific (Fiji etc.)
Tropical Indo-Pacific (countries N/NE Australia)
Indian Ocean (non coastal)
Habitat: Coastal (0-50m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 23 617909     Sepioteuthis spp.
Organism Type: a squid
Taxon Notes:Recent genetic studies have shown that this taxon may include more than one species across its range. It is in urgent need of detailed research to clarify this, given its importance to fisheries across this region. This code replaces previous (interim) CAAB code 00 620011 (FISHLIST 620011).

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:be5d5ad3-1f86-4c42-8dcf-a0b5ba232427
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
ITIS (USA) 556118
View at ITIS
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220317
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Wadley, V. Dunning, M., 1998, Cephalopods of commercial importance in Australian fisheries. AFMA, Canberra
Scientific Name
verified against
:
Reid, A.L., 2016, Cephalopods of Australia and Sub-Antarctic Territories. CSIRO Publishing, Clayton South 446pp.
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