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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 296006 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Platycephalus laevigatus   Cuvier, 1829

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 296 Platycephalidae (Flatheads) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Rock Flathead
Common Names List: rock flathead
Organism Type: a flathead
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 296913     Platycephalus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
296006
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
Occurrence locations [11] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Get expert distribution shapefile
Expected species depth range is from 0 to 20 m.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:7b63c6ca-e3ad-4e79-8a27-ebabfcb27941
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 3360
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
ITIS (USA) 167160

View at ITIS
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:274659
Checked on: 2022-01-18
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Images:


Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)
Dorsal

Credit: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)
Lateral

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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


Credit: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
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Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images


Credit: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO.
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