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)  »  Ariidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 188000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 188 Ariidae (Forktail Catfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: forktail catfishes
Common Names List: forktailed catfishes
Organism Type: a forktail catfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990070     Siluriformes
Child Codes: 37 188902     Amissidens spp.
37 188901     Arius spp.
37 188903     Cinetodus spp.
37 188904     Hemiarius spp.
37 188905     Hexanematichthys spp.
37 188906     Nemapteryx spp.
37 188907     Neoarius spp.
37 188908     Netuma spp.
37 188909     Plicofollis spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
188000, 37 188900, 188900
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Occurrence locations [3] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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