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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Elasmobranchii (class)  »  Rajiformes (order)  »  Myliobatidae, Aetobatidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 039000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Myliobatidae, Aetobatidae  

Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 39 Myliobatidae, Aetobatidae (Eagle Rays, Pelagic Eagle Rays) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): EAGLE RAYS
Organism Type: an eagle ray, a pelagic eagle ray
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990055     Myliobatiformes
Child Codes: 37 039906     Aetobatidae
37 039905     Myliobatidae
Previous Codes
(if any)
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [12] 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 previously this taxon referred only to Myliobatidae, but now includes Aetobatidae after resurrection of this family by White & Naylor 2016 (Zootaxa).

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-09-08
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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