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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 118002 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Trachinocephalus trachinus    (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes Distribution map:
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Expected distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2012-07-27.
Occurrence locations [1232] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 3 to 400 m.

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

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Rights: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO.
Family: 37 118 Synodontidae (Lizardfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: Painted Grinner
Common Names List: painted saury
Standard (Commercial) Name(s): Painted Grinner
Organism Type: a lizardfish
Synonyms: Trachinocephalus myops (Forster, 1801) [in most references prior to 2016]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 118904     Trachinocephalus spp.
Taxon Notes:Updated from Trachinocephalus myops after recognition of 3 species in genus by Polanco et al 2016. The true Trachinocephalus myops is restricted to the Atlantic Ocean and another species, T. gauguini is endemic to the Marquesas Islands.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
118002

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:aaac1bdb-fcd9-4541-9346-ef7f5d1d9670
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 2783
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158884
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-05-17
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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