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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Elasmobranchii (class)  »  Heterodontiformes (order)  »  Heterodontidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 007001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Heterodontus portusjacksoni   (Meyer, 1793)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

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Rights: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
Family: 37 7 Heterodontidae (Horn Sharks) - show full list
Standard Name: Port Jackson Shark
Common Names List: Port Jackson shark
Organism Type: a horn shark
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 007901     Heterodontus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
007001
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
Occurrence locations [1221] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Get expert distribution shapefile
Expected species depth range is from 0 to 275 m.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:a509b9a5-6190-491f-8a1c-f3b947e1584a
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 1982
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
ITIS (USA) 159798

View at ITIS
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:276699
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-05-10
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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