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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 019001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Sphyrna lewini    (Griffith & Smith, 1834)
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes Distribution map:
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Expected distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
Occurrence locations [319] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 0 to 275 m.

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

Image by: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
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Rights: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO.
Family: 37 19 Sphyrnidae (Hammerhead Sharks) - show full list
Standard Name: Scalloped Hammerhead
Common Names List: scalloped hammerhead
scalloped hammerhead shark
Organism Type: a hammerhead shark
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Estuarine
Pelagic, Shelf (0-200m)
Pelagic, Epipelagic (0-200m, Oceanic)
Parent Codes: 37 019902     Sphyrna spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
019001

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:80490086-0684-48f4-92ce-e8f9bd6c4242
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 1968
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105816
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-06-09
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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