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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Elasmobranchii (class)  »  Lamniformes (order)  »  Alopiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 012001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Alopias vulpinus   (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

Image by: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike
Rights: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO.
Family: 37 12 Alopiidae (Thresher Sharks) - show full list
Standard Name: Thresher Shark
Common Names List: thresher shark
thintail thresherc
Organism Type: a thresher shark
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Pelagic, Epipelagic (0-200m, Oceanic)
Parent Codes: 37 012901     Alopias spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
012001
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 [9] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Get expert distribution shapefile
Expected species depth range is from 0 to 650 m.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:e753f025-b2d6-4372-8c6e-390afc730821
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 1850
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
ITIS (USA) 159916

View at ITIS
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105836
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-08-22
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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