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)  »  Setarchidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 287152 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Lythrichthys eulabes   Jordan & Starks, 1904

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 287 Setarchidae (Deepwater Scorpionfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a deepwater scorpionfish]
Organism Type: a deepwater scorpionfish
Synonyms: Setarches longimanus [in part]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 287958     Lythrichthys spp.
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-01-21.
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Expected species depth range is from 195 to 483 m.
Taxon Notes:Added after redescription and resurrection by Wada et al 2021. In Australia known from off Albany (35°22'S, 117°11'E) north to off Cape Leveque (14°58'S, 121°41'E), WA and off Raine Island (11°35ʹS, 144°04ʹE), Queensland southwards to off Bermagui (36°23ʹS, 150°21ʹE), NSW in 195-483m depth.
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