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)  »  Cetomimiformes (order)  »  Cetomimidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 132001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Gyrinomimus parri   Bigelow, 1961

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 132 Cetomimidae (Whalefishes) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Parr's Combtooth Whalefish
Common Names List: whalefish
Organism Type: a whalefish
Synonyms: Gyrinomimus simplex [mis-identification]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Pelagic, Bathypelagic (1000-2000m, Oceanic)
Parent Codes: 37 132902     Gyrinomimus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2012-07-04.
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Expected species depth range is from 1000 to 2000 m.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 1485
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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