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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 123013 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Bathypterois oddi   Sulak, 1977

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 123 Ipnopidae (Spiderfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a spiderfish]
Organism Type: a spiderfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Abyssal (2000m+)
Parent Codes: 37 123901     Bathypterois spp.
Taxon Notes:First recorded from the Great Australian Bight off southern Australia (c. 127-129 E) by Sulak & Shcherbachev, 1988 (depth 4400m) but without specific lat /longs (Dmitri Mendeleev Cruise 16, station 1358). More recently collected from Great Australian Bight, SA (c. 131-132 E) in depths of 3400-5000m. There are some taxonomic differences between the recently (2017) collected GAB material and the type specimens that need further investigation.

AFD NZOR-6-117985
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 5356
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2020-01-08
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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