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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 282136 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Hippocampus denise   Lourie & Randall, 2003

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 282 Syngnathidae (Pipefishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a seahorse]
Common Names List: Denise's pygmy seahorse
Organism Type: a seahorse
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 282900     Hippocampus spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2012-07-05.
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Expected species depth range is from 12 to 100 m.
Scientific Name Notes:The first Australian record of this species was collected from c. 100m depth off Cairns in the Coral Sea (Foster et al 2012).

Identifiers:
AFD urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:baf3590d-6bae-4685-9634-27f3d83544d4
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 4772
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
WoRMS urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:275193
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-10
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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