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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Aulopiformes (order)  »  Aulopidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 117005 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Hime pyrhistion   Gomon, Struthers & Stewart, 2013

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 117 Aulopidae (Threadsails) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Japanese Threadsail
Organism Type: a threadsail
Synonyms: Hime japonica Aulopus japonica
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 117902     Hime spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2009-01-06.
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Expected species depth range is from 85 to 510 m.
Taxon Notes:Described by Gomon et al 2013 from specimens collected in NZ, the Tasman Sea (Kermadec Ridge, Norfolk Ridge and Lord Howe Rise) and off eastern Australia between Innisfail (Qld) and Brunswick Heads (northern NSW) at depths of 80-380m.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 4908
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2021-01-21
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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