CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

Please login if you have access to particular applications.

Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Siluriformes (order)  »  Ariidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 188901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Arius spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 188 Ariidae (Forktail Catfishes) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): CATFISHES
Common Names List:
Organism Type: a forktail catfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 188000     Ariidae
Child Codes: 99 379051     Arius jella (unverified)
99 379052     Arius sp. (unverified)
99 379053     Arius spp (unverified)
99 379054     Arius thalassinus (unverified)
Previous Codes
(if any)
Taxon Notes:This taxon represents a grouping of several CAAB species, typically for use in commercial catch recording.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-02-19
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
NCMI Information and Data Centre  »  Applications  »  CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota