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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Scorpaeniformes (order)  »  Aploactinidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 290008 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Bathyaploactis ornatissimus   Whitley, 1933

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

Image by: G.P. Whitley, 1933 - Studies in ichthyology. No. 7
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike
Rights: G.P. Whitley, 1933 - Studies in ichthyology. No. 7
Family: 37 290 Aploactinidae (Velvetfishes) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Ornate Velvetfish
Organism Type: a velvetfish
Synonyms: Karumba ornatissimus
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 290905     Bathyaploactis spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2012-09-11.
Occurrence locations [2] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 0 to 40 m.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 3392
View at FoA
Name status: unaccepted    Checked on: 2017-02-27
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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