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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 296063 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Leviprora semermis   (De Vis, 1883)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 296 Platycephalidae (Flatheads) - show full list
Standard Name: [a flathead]
Organism Type: a flathead
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 296911     Leviprora spp.
Taxon Notes:Added after Imamura & Moore (2020) resurrected Leviprora semermis from the synonymy of Leviprora inops (the latter is still valid, coded 37 296005). Known from Shark Bay (25 36 S, 113 14 E), Houtman Abrolhos (28 29 S, 113 46 E) and Great Australian Bight (32 49 S, 125 30 E), WA in 16-50 m.

Name status: unaccepted    Checked on: 2022-04-01
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