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)  »  Squaliformes (order)  »  Somniosidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 020012 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Centroselachus crepidater   (Bocage & Capello, 1864)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 20 Somniosidae (Sleeper Sharks) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Golden Dogfish
Common Names List: golden dogfish
deepwater dogfish
roughskin dogfish
Organism Type: a dogfish
Synonyms: Centroscymnus crepidater
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 020910     Centroselachus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
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 [460] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 270 to 2080 m.
Common/Standard Name Notes: "Roughskin dogfish" is the marketing name for this species

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 2006
View at FoA
ITIS 160725
View at ITIS
Name status: unaccepted    Checked on: 2022-05-08
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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