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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Gadiformes (order)  »  Euclichthyidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 224001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Euclichthys polynemus   McCulloch, 1926

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

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Family: 37 224 Euclichthyidae (Eucla Cods) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Eucla Cod
Common Names List: eucla cod
Organism Type: a eucla cod
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 224906     Euclichthys spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-01-12.
Occurrence locations [39] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 270 to 1040 m.
Record source: Last, P. R., Pogonoski, J. J., 2020. Revision of the fish family Euclichthyidae (Pisces: Gadiformes) with the description of two new species from the Western Pacific. , Zootaxa, Vol. 4758, 2: 231-256. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4758.2.2
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