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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Perciformes (order)  »  Zoarcidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 231001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Melanostigma gelatinosum   G√ľnther, 1881

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

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Family: 37 231 Zoarcidae (Eelpouts) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Limp Eelpout
Common Names List: limp eel pout
Organism Type: an eelpout
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Pelagic, Mesopelagic (200-1000m, Oceanic)
Parent Codes: 37 231903     Melanostigma spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
231001
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 [1] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 740 to 1030 m.

Identifiers:
AFD urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:c2b03f14-c8b0-42ac-895c-4f8cd7c42445
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 4077
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
WoRMS urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:221433
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-05-08
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Images:


Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images


Credit: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO.
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike
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