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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Gadiformes (order)  »  Macrouridae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 232135 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Coryphaenoides leptolepis   G√ľnther, 1877

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 232 Macrouridae (Whiptails) - show full list
Standard Name: [a whiptail]
Organism Type: a whiptail
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Abyssal (2000m+)
Parent Codes: 37 232902     Coryphaenoides spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-05-31.
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Expected species depth range is from 3389 to 3950 m.
Taxon Notes:Added after CSIRO specimen collected in Great Australian Bight (SA) from 3300-3500 m depth.

Identifiers:
AFD urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:0acaf9b3-7b7d-4920-b11d-54a1b8607920
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 5355
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
WoRMS urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158959
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2020-08-24
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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