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)  »  Plotosidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 192000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 192 Plotosidae (Eeltail Catfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: eeltail catfishes
Common Names List: eel-tailed catfishes
Organism Type: an eeltail catfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990070     Siluriformes
Child Codes: 37 192901     Anodontiglanis spp.
37 192902     Cnidoglanis spp.
37 192903     Euristhmus spp.
37 192904     Neosiluroides spp.
37 192905     Neosilurus spp.
37 192906     Paraplotosus spp.
37 192907     Plotosus spp.
37 192908     Porochilus spp.
37 192909     Tandanus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
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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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