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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Stomiiformes (order)  »  Gonostomatidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 106901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Zaphotias spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 106 Gonostomatidae (Bristlemouths) - show full list
Synonyms: Bonapartia spp.
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 106912     Gonostomatidae
Child Codes: 37 106012     Zaphotias pedaliotus
Taxon Notes:Updated genus from Bonapartia to Zaphotias after Sangster 2021.
Record source and
Scientific Name
verified against
Sangster, G., 2021. The correct genus name of Bonapartia pedaliota (Teleostei: Gonostomatidae), Zootaxa, Vol. 5068, 4: 595-596. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.5068.4.9
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