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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Gonorhynchiformes (order)  »  Gonorynchidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 141002 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Gonorynchus abbreviatus   Temminck & Schlegel, 1846

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 141 Gonorynchidae (Beaked Salmons) - show full list
Standard Name: [a beaked salmon]
Organism Type: a beaked salmon
Synonyms: Gonorynchus sp [Sainsbury et al 1985; CAAB]
Gonorynchus greyi [Larson et al 2013; Australian Faunal Directory, in part]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 141901     Gonorynchus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
Taxon Notes:Reactivated code based on identification upgrade of voucher specimen (CA 3737) by J Pogonoski, CSIRO to G. abbreviatus. In Australia, confirmed from Qld (18 06 S to 22 15 S) and the Arafura Sea, NT (09 29 S, 131 58 E) in 134-300m depth.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2021-01-21
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