CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Elasmobranchii (class)  »  Orectolobiformes (order)  »  Parascylliidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 013005 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Parascyllium ferrugineum   McCulloch, 1911

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

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Family: 37 13 Parascylliidae (Collar Carpetsharks) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Rusty Carpetshark
Common Names List: rusty carpet shark
rusty catshark
Organism Type: a collar carpet shark
Synonyms: Parascyllium multimaculatum Scott, 1935 (a junior synonym of P. ferrugineum)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 013907     Parascyllium spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
013005, 37 013009, 013009
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 [330] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 5 to 150 m.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 3288
View at FoA
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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