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 210919 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Abantennarius spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 210 Antennariidae (Frogfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a frogfish]
Organism Type: a frogfish
Synonyms: Antennarius [in part]
Antennatus [in part]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 210000     Antennariidae, Tetrabrachiidae, Lophichthyidae
37 210915     Antennariidae
Child Codes: 37 210016     Abantennarius analis
37 210017     Abantennarius coccineus
37 210019     Abantennarius dorehensis
37 210011     Abantennarius nummifer
37 210021     Abantennarius rosaceus
Scientific Name Notes:Added for some species previously placed in genera Antennarius and Antennatus.
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