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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Syngnathiformes (order)  »  Syngnathidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 282008 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Urocampus carinirostris   Castelnau, 1872

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

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Family: 37 282 Syngnathidae (Pipefishes) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Hairy Pipefish
Common Names List: hairy pipefish
Organism Type: a pipefish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Estuarine
Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 282940     Urocampus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
282008
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-05-30.
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Expected species depth range is from 0 to 3 m.
Taxon Notes:Araki & Motomura (2022) split Urocampus carinirostris Castelnau 1872 into 4 species - Urocampus carinirostris (southeastern Australia), Urocampus coelorhynchus Günther 1873 (eastern Australia; previously regarded as junior synonym of U. carinirostris), Urocampus guentheri Duncker 1909 (Western and South Australia; previously regarded as junior synonym of U. carinirostris) and Urocampus paucianulus sp. nov. (eastern Australia and Papua New Guinea).
Images:


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Record source and
Scientific Name
verified against
:
Araki, M. A., Motomura, H., 2022. Review of the Indo‑West Pacific pipefish genus Urocampus (Syngnathidae), with descriptions of two new species, Ichthyological Research. doi:10.1007/s10228-022-00872-3
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