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)  »  Scorpaenidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 287119 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Scorpaenodes smithi   Eschmeyer & Rama-Rao, 1972

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

Image by: S. Morrison, Western Australian Museum
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Family: 37 287 Scorpaenidae (Scorpionfishes) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Little Scorpionfish
Common Names List: blackspot scorpionfish
Organism Type: a scorpionfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 287939     Scorpaenodes spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2014-08-12.
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Expected species depth range is from 42 to 110 m.
Taxon Notes:The name Scorpaenodes smith was previously listed at code 37 287032. However, the voucher specimen at that code is Neomerinthe amplisquamiceps and 37 287119 now lists Scorpaenodes smithi.

Identifiers:
AFD urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:beba8ba3-1e92-4aec-8601-ed1f54f67370
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
WoRMS urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:274751
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-12
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Images:


Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images


Credit: S. Morrison, Western Australian Museum
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike
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