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)  »  Rajiformes (order)  »  Rhinidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 026002 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Rhina ancylostoma    Bloch & Schneider, 1801
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 [37] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 0 to 70 m.

Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)

Image by: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike (CC BY-NC-SA)
Rights: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
Family: 37 26 Rhinidae (Wedgefishes) - show full list
Standard Name: Shark Ray
Common Names List: shark ray
guitarfish
Standard (Commercial) Name(s): Guitarfish
Organism Type: a wedgefish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 026901     Rhina spp.
Common/Standard Name Notes: "guitarfish" is the marketing name for this species
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
026002

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:84237367-d90f-4383-84bb-dc889fc7cbbc
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217377
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-03-17
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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