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)  »  Lampriformes (order)  »  Veliferidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 269000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 269 Veliferidae (Veilfins) - show full list
Standard Name: veilfins
Organism Type: a veilfin
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990051     Lampridiformes
Child Codes: 37 269901     Metavelifer spp.
37 269902     Velifer spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
269000, 37 269900, 269900
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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