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)  »  Carcharhiniformes (order)  »  Scyliorhinidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 015040 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Apristurus albisoma   Nakaya & Séret, 1999

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 15 Scyliorhinidae (Catsharks) - show full list
Standard Name: [a catshark]
Organism Type: a catshark
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 015901     Apristurus spp.
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-01-21.
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Expected species depth range is from 935 to 1564 m.
Taxon Notes:Added based on holotype collected from Norfolk Ridge, north of Norfolk Island (25 51 S, 167 13 S, 1317-1383m depth), c. 10 nautical miles outside Australian waters, but likely to occur within Australian waters. Recorded from 935-1564m depth.
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