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 287153 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Lythrichthys grahami   Wada, Kai & Motomura, 2021

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
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 287958     Lythrichthys spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-01-20.
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Expected species depth range is from 421 to 754 m.
Taxon Notes:Added after description. Known from off Sydney (33°34ʹS, 151°59ʹE) south to off Shoalhaven (34°51ʹS, 151°11ʹE), NSW and the Norfolk Ridge, Tasman Sea (26°25'S, 167°11'E to 31°46ʹS, 166°54ʹE) in 421-754m.
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