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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Beloniformes (order)  »  Hemiramphidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 234001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Hyporhamphus melanochir   (Valenciennes, 1847)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 234 Hemiramphidae (Garfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: Southern Garfish
Common Names List: southern garfish
southern sea garfish
Standard (Commercial) Name(s): Southern Garfish
Garfish
Organism Type: a garfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Pelagic, Shelf (0-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 234904     Hyporhamphus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
234001, 37 234003, 234003
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2009-01-06.
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Expected species depth range is from 0 to 20 m.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:2f63ef2c-d097-4362-898b-e3b47819d37c
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 4492
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
ITIS (USA) 165496

View at ITIS
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:272186
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
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


Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


Credit: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


Credit: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike (CC BY-NC-SA)
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