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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 022001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Echinorhinus brucus   (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

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Family: 37 22 Echinorhinidae (Bramble Sharks) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Bramble Shark
Common Names List: bramble shark
Organism Type: a bramble shark
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 022901     Echinorhinus 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.
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Expected species depth range is from 400 to 900 m.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 2011
View at FoA
ITIS 160713
View at ITIS
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-02-10
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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