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)  »  Stomiiformes (order)  »  (family)

CAAB Code: 37 106000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Gonostomatidae, Phosichthyidae  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 106 (bristlemouths and lightfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: bristlemouths & lightfishes
Common Names List: lightfishes
Organism Type: a bristlemouth or lightfish
Synonyms: Gonostomatidae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Previous Codes
(if any)
106000, 37 106507, 106507, 37 106900, 106900
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [48] 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.
Scientific Name Notes:Originally a single family, but split in more recent treatments.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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