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)  »  Siluriformes (order)  »  Pangasiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 177000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 177 Pangasiidae (Shark Catfishes) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Basa
Common Names List: Pacific dories
freshwater filletes
pangas catfishes
Organism Type: a shark catfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Special purpose listing - see taxon notes
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990070     Siluriformes
Child Codes: 37 177901     Pangasianodon spp.
37 177902     Pangasius spp.
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.
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