CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Decapoda (order)  »  Sergestidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 720010 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Parasergestes cf. vigilax 'bilobe'  

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 720 Sergestidae (penaeoid prawns) - show full list
Common Name: [a penaeoid prawn]
Organism Type: a penaeoid prawn
Synonyms: Sergestes cf. vigilax 'bilobe'
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Special purpose listing - see taxon notes
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 720909     Parasergestes spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
00 905181, 905181
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [28] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Taxon Notes:This "species" is currently not regarded as part of the Australian fauna (see Davie (2002) ABRS Zoological Catalogue 19.3A), and previous records from Australian waters may be based on mis-identifications and need to be verified. This code replaces previous (interim) CAAB code 00 905181 (FISHLIST 905181).

ITIS 95935
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Record source: Griffiths, F. B., Brandt, S. B., 1983. Mesopelagic crustacea in and around a warm-core eddy in the Tasman Sea off Eastern Australia, Austr. J. Mar. Freshwat. Res., Vol. 34: 609-623.
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