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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Ophidiiformes (order)  »  Ophidiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 228006 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Ophidion muraenolepis   (G√ľnther, 1880)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

Image by: S. Morrison, Western Australian Museum
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike
Rights: S. Morrison, Western Australian Museum
Family: 37 228 Ophidiidae (Cusk Eels) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Blackedge Cusk
Organism Type: a cusk eel
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 228945     Ophidion spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
228006
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
Occurrence locations [13] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Get expert distribution shapefile
Expected species depth range is from 39 to 86 m.

Identifiers:
AFD urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:dda684b3-35c1-4d94-a452-d8f4c340b198
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 2861
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
WoRMS urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:272831
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2021-05-06
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Images:


Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images


Credit: S. Morrison, Western Australian Museum
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike
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