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)  »  Carcharhinidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 018917 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Carcharhinus limbatus, Carcharhinus sorrah & Carcharhinus tilstoni  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 18 Carcharhinidae (Whaler Sharks) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): BLACKTIP SHARKS
Common Names List: blacktip shark
Organism Type: a whaler shark
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Taxon Notes:This code was erected on 27 February 2019 after Approved Amendments to the Australian Fish Names Standard (Application Numbers 293 and 294) on 30 September 2018. The group name Blacktip Sharks was previously captured by code 37018901, but the name has now been removed from that code.
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