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)  »  Ophidiiformes (order)  »  Bythitidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 228019 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Cataetyx chthamalorhynchus   Cohen, 1981

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 228 Bythitidae (Live-bearing Cusks) - show full list
Common Names List: duckbilled cataetyx
flathead cataetyx
Organism Type: a live-bearing cusk
Synonyms: Cataetyx sp.
Cataetyx sp. F [Last] {former names on CAAB}
Cataetyx sp. [Gomon et al 2008, p357, Fishes of Australia’s Southern Coast].
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 228914     Cataetyx spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
228019, 37 228517, 228517, 37 228523, 228523

FoA 5216
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-10
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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