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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 228107 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Alionematichthys sp. 1 [in Møller & Schwarzhans, 2008]  

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 228 Dinematichthyidae - show full list
Standard Name: [a gelatinous cuskeels]
Organism Type: a gelatinous cuskeels
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 228903     Alionematichthys spp.
Taxon Notes:According to Møller & Schwarzhans (2008), more material is required to determine if the two specimens assigned as Alionematichthys sp 1 are an extreme variant of Alionematichthys riukiuensis or a new species.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-06-20
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