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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 205010 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Porichthys notatus   Girard, 1854

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 205 Batrachoididae (Frogfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a frogfish]
Common Names List: Plainfin midshipman
Plainfin frogfish
Organism Type: a frogfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 205903     Porichthys spp.
Taxon Notes:Introduced to Australia from the eastern Pacific but only known from one specimen locally.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:641d8939-a9fb-4da2-b4c8-f7aa103b8015
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:275658
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-12
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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