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 132002 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Rhamphocetichthys savagei   Paxton, 1989

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

Image by: Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
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Family: 37 132 Cetomimidae (Whalefishes) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Birdsnout Whalefish
Organism Type: a whalefish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Pelagic, Bathypelagic (1000-2000m, Oceanic)
Parent Codes: 37 132903     Rhamphocetichthys spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2009-01-06.
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Expected species depth range is from 0 to 2100 m.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:c00122a9-9883-44fe-8c33-2dd0900dc4e4
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 1694
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:282577
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-12
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Images:


Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images


Credit: Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike
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