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)  »  Batrachoidiformes (order)  »  Batrachoididae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 205000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 205 Batrachoididae (Frogfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: frogfishes
Organism Type: a frogfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990036     Batrachoidiformes
Child Codes: 37 205901     Batrachomoeus spp.
37 205902     Halophryne spp.
37 205903     Porichthys spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
205000, 37 205022, 205022
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [2] 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.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
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