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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Elasmobranchii (class)  »  Squaliformes (order)  »  Squalidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 020008 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Squalus acanthias    Linnaeus, 1758
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 [386] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 0 to 640 m.
Family: 37 20 Squalidae (Dogfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: Whitespotted Dogfish
Common Names List: white-spotted spurdog
white-spotted dogfish
greeneye dogfish
Standard (Commercial) Name(s): Whitespotted Dogfish
Greeneye Dogfish
Organism Type: a dogfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Estuarine
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 020901     Squalus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
020008

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:de3341af-2523-4396-a8c6-77f787909c1a
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 3513
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
ITIS (USA) 160617

View at ITIS
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105923
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-05-08
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Images:


Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images


Credit: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO.
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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


Credit: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


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