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)  »  Torpediniformes (order)  »  Narcinidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 028902 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Narcinops spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 28 Narcinidae (Numbfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a numbfish]
Organism Type: a numbfish
Synonyms: Narcine spp.
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 028905     Narcinidae
Child Codes: 37 028004     Narcinops lasti
37 028008     Narcinops nelsoni
37 028007     Narcinops ornata
37 028002     Narcinops tasmaniensis
37 028005     Narcinops westraliensis
Taxon Notes:Last et al 2016 (in Last & Yearsley, 2016 Rays of the world: Supplementary information) resurrected the genus Narcinops Whitley, 1940 for the Australian numbfishes based on morphological and molecular data.
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