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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Elasmobranchii (class)  »  Carcharhiniformes (order)  »  Pseudotriakidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 016002 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Gollum attenuatus   (Garrick, 1954)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 16 Pseudotriakidae (False Catsharks) - show full list
Standard Name: Slender Smooth-hound
Common Names List: Slender smooth-hound
Organism Type: a false catshark
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 016901     Gollum spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-02-21.
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Expected species depth range is from 400 to 510 m.
Taxon Notes:Added based on Brittania seamount specimens (off northern NSW / southern Qld) collected in 2011 (specimens in CSIRO & AMS collections, identified by P. Last).
Common/Standard Name Notes: provisional common name (species not in standard names list)

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 4793
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-10
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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