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)  »  Antennariidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 210000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Antennariidae, Tetrabrachiidae, Lophichthyidae  

Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 210 Antennariidae (Frogfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: frogfishes, & doublefin & straightback frogfishes
Common Names List: frogfishes
doublefin frogfishes
straightback frogfishes
Organism Type: a frogfish
Synonyms: Antennariidae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Child Codes: 37 210919     Abantennarius spp.
37 210901     Allenichthys spp.
37 210902     Antennarius spp.
37 210903     Antennatus spp.
37 210905     Echinophryne spp.
37 210906     Histiophryne spp.
37 210907     Histrio spp.
37 210908     Kuiterichthys spp.
37 210910     Lophiocharon spp.
37 210911     Phyllophryne spp.
37 210918     Porophryne spp.
37 210912     Rhycherus spp.
37 210913     Tathicarpus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [28] 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.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-09-08
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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