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 212056 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Halieutopsis taiwanea   Ho, 2021

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Organism Type: a seabat
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Abyssal (2000m+)
Parent Codes: 37 212905     Halieutopsis spp.
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-07-01.
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Expected species depth range is from 2189 to 2264 m.
Taxon Notes:Added based on an NMV specimen collected from Clara Marie seamount, south of Christmas I, Indian Ocean (c. 13 35 S, 105 20 E) in 2189-2264 m depth. Identification confirmed by Hans Ho, June 2022.
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