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)  »  Sebastidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 287752 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Sebastes flavidus   (Ayres, 1862)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 287 Sebastidae (Ocean Perches) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Yellowtail Rockfish
Common Names List: yellowtail rockfish
Organism Type: a scorpionfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Special purpose listing - see taxon notes
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 37 287955     Sebastes spp.
Taxon Notes:This taxon does not occur in the wild in Australian waters (restricted to North-East Pacific), but is entered in CAAB as commercially obtainable in Australia in imported form. Added after successful application (337) to FRDC Fish Names Committee (Alan Snow, pers, comm. October 2020).

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2021-09-22
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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