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)  »  Gadiformes (order)  »  Moridae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 224901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Mora moro & Lepidion spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 224 Moridae (Morid Cods) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): DEEPSEA CODS
Common Names List: ribaldo
Organism Type: a morid cod
Synonyms: Mora moro Lepidion spp
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Previous Codes
(if any)
Taxon Notes:This taxon represents a grouping of several CAAB species, typically for use in commercial catch recording.
Common/Standard Name Notes: The Standard name changed from Ribaldo to Deepsea Cod in April 2016 after a successful application to amend the Standard Fish Name (Application No. 239).
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