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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 020916 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Scymnodon spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 20 Somniosidae (Sleeper Sharks) - show full list
Standard Name: [a sleeper shark]
Organism Type: a sleeper shark
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 020924     Somniosidae
Child Codes: 37 020013     Scymnodon macracanthus
Taxon Notes:Updated from Proscymnodon spp. after White et al 2014 (the genus Proscymnodon is now a synonym of Scymnodon)

AFD NZOR-6-39985
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
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