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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Lophiiformes (order)  »  Ogcocephalidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 212004     Taxa superceded by 37 212006 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Malthopsis sp. 1 [in Sainsbury et al, 1985]   
Attention: Non-current taxon. This record represents an old code which has been superseded by a new active CAAB code. See taxon notes for more details (if available).
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [12] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: 37 212 Ogcocephalidae (Seabats) - show full list
Standard Name: [a seabat]
Organism Type: a seabat
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 212906     Malthopsis spp.
Taxon Notes:Made non-active and superseded by Malthopsis bulla (37212006) after re-identification of voucher specimen by Ho & Last 2021.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
212004, 37 212506, 212506
Record source: Ho, Hsuan-Ching Last, Peter, 2021. Review of the batfish genus Malthopsis from Australia (Lophiiformes: Ogcocephalidae), with descriptions of five new species , Bulletin of Marine Science, Vol. 97: 165-218. . doi:10.5343/bms.2020.0037
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