CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 130004 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Odontostomops normalops   (Parr, 1928)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 130 Evermannellidae (Sabretooth Fishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a sabretooth]
Organism Type: a sabretooth
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Pelagic, Mesopelagic (200-1000m, Oceanic)
Parent Codes: 37 130903     Odontostomops spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-09-15.
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Expected species depth range is from 400 to 1000 m.
Taxon Notes:Added based on specimen collected from Clara Marie Seamount, S of Christmas Island (13 42 S, 105 25 E) over water depth of 3100 m.
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