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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Anguilliformes (order)  »  Muraenidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 060005 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Gymnothorax pseudothyrsoideus   (Bleeker, 1852)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

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Rights: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO.
Family: 37 60 Muraenidae (Moray Eels) - show full list
Standard Name: Highfin Moray
Common Names List: mottled moray eel
Organism Type: a moray eel
Synonyms: Gymnothorax sp. 6 [in Sainbury et al, 1985]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 060900     Gymnothorax spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
060005, 37 060050, 060050, 37 060011, 060011, 37 060007, 060007
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-01-17.
Occurrence locations [20] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 0 to 68 m.
Taxon Notes:Includes taxa formerly identified as Gymnothorax sp. 6 (37 060011) and Gymnothorax pseudothyrsoideus (37 060050)

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:6e2ef274-8a57-450d-8a17-e3c7197b8ee4
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 3816
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:271878
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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