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)  »  Syngnathiformes (order)  »  Syngnathidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 282129 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Doryrhamphus sp. 1 [in Kuiter, 2000]  

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 282 Syngnathidae (Pipefishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a pipefish]
Common Names List: Barrier-Reef pipefish
Organism Type: a pipefish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 282908     Doryrhamphus spp.
Scientific Name Notes:According to Kuiter (2000, 2009), Doryrhamphus sp 1 is possibly restricted to Australia and possibly distinct from D. excisus and D. melanopleura. A more detailed taxonomic investigation is required to confirm its identity.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-01-18
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