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)  »  Ogcocephalidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 212052 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Coelophrys mollis   Smith & Radcliffe, 1912

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Organism Type: a seabat
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 212901     Coelophrys spp.
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-06-20.
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Expected species depth range is from 572 to 686 m.
Taxon Notes:Added based on CSIRO specimen collected in 2006 from NE of Rowley Shoals (16 29 S, 119 51 E to 16 35 S, 119 43 E) in 572-585m (identified by Hans Ho & Peter Last). Type locality Philippines, 686m depth.
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