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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 075801 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Serrivomer sp. A  

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 75 Serrivomeridae (Sawtooth Eels) - show full list
Standard Name: [a sawtooth eel]
Organism Type: a sawtooth eel
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Species not on current Australian list, but occuring in adjacent region:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Pelagic, Mesopelagic (200-1000m, Oceanic)
Parent Codes: 37 075901     Serrivomer spp.
Taxon Notes:Created for CSIRO's "Mesopelagic Fishes of the Southern Tasman Sea" Project. Recorded from the southern Tasman Sea just outside the Australian EEZ and between Australia & NZ, but likely to occur within Australian EEZ. This genetic form is widespread as also known from the mid-Atlantic. An inadequate taxonomic understanding of this family precludes assignment of a species name.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-01-18
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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