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)  »  Scorpaeniformes (order)  »  (family)

CAAB Code: 37 287000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Apistidae, Neosebastidae, Plectrogeniidae, Pteroidae, Scorpaenidae, Sebastidae, Setarchidae, Synanceiidae & Tetrarogidae  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 287 (scorpionfishes & relatives) - show full list
Common Names List: waspfishes
gurnard perches

coral perches
deepwater scorpionfish
Organism Type: a scorpionfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Previous Codes
(if any)
287000, 37 287900, 287900, 37 287800, 287800, 37 287860, 287860
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [130] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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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