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)  »  Lophiiformes (order)  »  Lophiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 208008 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Lophiodes gracilimanus   (Alcock, 1899)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 208 Lophiidae (Goosefishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a goosefish]
Organism Type: a goosefish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 208901     Lophiodes spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2012-07-04.
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Expected species depth range is from 202 to 420 m.
Taxon Notes:Added based on NMV specimen collected off northern WA (17 26 S, 120 26 E) in 202-206 m, identified by H. Ho, June 2012.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 4803
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-10
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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