CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 067042 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Promyllantor adenensis   (Klausewitz, 1991)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 67 Congridae (Conger Eels) - show full list
Standard Name: [a conger eel]
Organism Type: a conger eel
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 067924     Promyllantor spp.
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-09-15.
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Expected species depth range is from 1285 to 2051 m.
Taxon Notes:Added based on specimens collected from north, south and southwest of Christmas I in 2021 (N of McPherson Point, Balthazar seamount and Apollo seamount) in 1285-2051 m depth.
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