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 192026 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Tandanus tropicanus   Welsh, Jerry & Burrows, 2014

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 192 Plotosidae (Eeltail Catfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [an eeltail catfish]
Organism Type: an eeltail catfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Freshwater
Parent Codes: 37 192909     Tandanus spp.
Taxon Notes:Known from coastal rivers within the wet tropics region of northeast Queensland, including the Daintree, Mulgrave-Russell, Johnstone, Tully, and Five Mile drainage basins (see Welsh et al 2014).

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