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)  »  Rajidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 031011 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Dentiraja healdi   (Last, White & Pogonoski, 2008)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

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Family: 37 31 Rajidae (Skates) - show full list
Standard Name: Leyland's Skate
Common Names List: Leyland's skate
Leylands skate
Organism Type: a skate
Synonyms: Raja sp. F [in Last & Stevens, 1994]
Dipturus healdi
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 031903     Dentiraja spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
031011, 37 031507, 031507, 37 031014, 031014
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
Occurrence locations [14] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 305 to 520 m.
Taxon Notes:Updated genus from Dipturus after Last et al 2016 (Rays of the World) and Last et al 2016 (in Last & Yearsley 2016, Rays of the World Supplementary Information) following new molecular data (Yang et al unpublished).
Common/Standard Name Notes: provisional common name (species not in standard names list)

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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