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)  »  (family)

CAAB Code: 37 027000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Rhinobatidae, Glaucostegidae, Trygonorrhinidae  

Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 27 (Guitarfishes, Giant Guitarfishes, Banjo Rays) - show full list
Standard Name: guitarfishes
Common Names List: shovelnose rays
fiddler rays
Organism Type: a guitarfish, a giant guitarfish, a banjo ray
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990066     Rhinobatiformes
Child Codes: 37 027908     Glaucostegidae
37 027907     Rhinobatidae
37 027909     Trygonorrhinidae
Previous Codes
(if any)
027000, 37 027900, 027900, 37 027026, 027026
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [8] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available. Note that originally this family number code only included Rhinobatidae, but now includes Glaucostegidae and Trygonorrhinidae.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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