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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 018000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Carcharhinidae, Hemigaleidae  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 18 (whaler sharks and weasel sharks) - show full list
Standard Name: whaler and weasel sharks
Common Names List: whaler sharks
weasel sharks
Organism Type: a whaler shark or weasel shark
Synonyms: Carcharhinidae
Hemigaleidae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
018000, 37 018019, 018019, 37 018016, 018016, 37 018077, 018077
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [18] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.
Scientific Name Notes:originally a single family, split in more recent treatments

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:d9587ac2-71ff-4b93-a9cc-a8be9ccb5491
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
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