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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 017008 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Galeorhinus galeus   (Linnaeus, 1758)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 17 Triakidae (Hound Sharks) - show full list
Standard Name: School Shark
Common Names List: school shark
Standard (Commercial) Name(s): School Shark
Organism Type: a hound shark
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Coastal (0-40m)
Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 017903     Galeorhinus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
017008, 37 018002, 018002
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 [457] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Get expert distribution shapefile
Expected species depth range is from 1 to 600 m.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:b7bd8014-7231-4782-90a8-c62ea495536b
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 1960
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
ITIS (USA) 160181

View at ITIS
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105820
Checked on: 2020-11-10
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Images:


Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


Credit: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike (CC BY-NC-SA)


Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


Credit: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike (CC BY-NC-SA)


Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images


Credit: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO.
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike
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