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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 287142 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Scorpaena neglecta   Temminck & Schlegel, 1843

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 287 Scorpaenidae (Scorpionfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a scorpionfish]
Organism Type: a scorpionfish
Synonyms: Scorpaena onaria
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 287904     Scorpaena spp.
Taxon Notes:Although confused by some authors with Scorpaena onaria, Scorpaena neglecta is confirmed from northwest of Port Hedland, WA (18 16 S, 118 12 E) eastwards to north of Bathurst Island, NT (c. 09 47 S, 130 25 E) and from northeast of Townsville, Qld (18 38 S) southwards to east of Cape Howe, NSW (c. 37 23 S, 150 16 E) in 42-350m depth (Wibowo & Motomura 2019).

FoA 5311
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2021-01-21
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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