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)  »  Dasyatidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 035023 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Urogymnus dalyensis   (Last & Manjaji-Matsumoto, 2008)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

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Family: 37 35 Dasyatidae (Stingrays) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Freshwater Whipray
Common Names List: freshwater whipray
Organism Type: a stingray
Synonyms: Himantura chaophraya [in Last & Stevens, 1994]
Himantura dalyensis
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Freshwater
Parent Codes: 37 035908     Urogymnus 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 2022-09-20.
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Expected species depth range is from 0 to 10 m.
Scientific Name Notes:Prior to its description in 2008, Australian populations of Himantura dalyensis (now Urogymnus dalyensis) were referred to as Himantura chaophraya Monkolprasit & Roberts, 1990. H. chaophraya is a junior synonymn of H. polylepis Bleeker, 1852 and its distribution is South-East Asia.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 2669
View at FoA
ITIS 564346
View at ITIS
Name status: unaccepted    Checked on: 2022-06-11
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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