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)  »  Bregmacerotidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 225001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Bregmaceros sp. (cf lanceolatus)  

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)

Image by: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
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Family: 37 225 Bregmacerotidae (Codlets) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Lance Codlet
Common Names List: unicorn-cod
Organism Type: a codlet
Synonyms: Bregmaceros lanceolatus
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 225901     Bregmaceros spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [5] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Expected species depth range is from 30 to 200 m.
Scientific Name Notes:The CSIRO voucher specimen for this species does not match the description of either B. lanceolatus or B. pseudolanceolatus noted in Torii et al 2004. Its status is yet to be determined (T. Harold, Grice Marine Laboratory, pers. comm. April 2009).

ITIS 550690
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Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-06-20
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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