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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 126015 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Stemonosudis multifasciata   Ho, Russell, Graham & Psomadakis, 2019

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 126 Paralepididae (Barracudinas) - show full list
Standard Name: [a barracudina]
Organism Type: a barracudina
Synonyms: Stemonosudis rothschildi Richards 1967 [Larson et al 2013, at least in part 'N of Bathurst Island; E of Evans Shoal']
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Pelagic, Mesopelagic (200-1000m, Oceanic)
Parent Codes: 37 126908     Stemonosudis spp.
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-02-03.
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Expected species depth range is from 270 to 330 m.
Taxon Notes:In Australia, known from two NTM paratypes collected from north of Bathurst Island (c. 9 46’S, 130 00’E) and east of Evans Shoal (9 46’S, 130 14’E), Northern Territory, Arafura Sea in 270-300m. Elsewhere, known from Andaman Sea (c. 6-12 deg N. c. 96-98 deg E) in Eastern Indian Ocean in 308-330m depth.
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