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)  »  Perciformes (order)  »  Acropomatidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 311028 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Parascombrops philippinensis    (G√ľnther, 1880)
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes Distribution map:
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Expected distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
Occurrence locations [68] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 60 to 654 m.

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Family: 37 311 Acropomatidae (Ocean Basses) - show full list
Standard Name: Sharptooth Seabass
Common Names List: sharp-toothed bass
Organism Type: a temperate bass
Synonyms: Synagrops philippinensis [in most references prior to 2017]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 311962     Parascombrops spp.
Taxon Notes:Updated from Synagrops philippinensis after Schwarzhans & Prokofiev 2017. Although confirmed from the Arafura Sea, NT (09 21 to 10 01 S, 133 12 to 133 54 E, 80-164m depth), specimens from other Australian localities require confirmation, given recent descriptions of closely related species.
Previous Codes
(if any)
311028, 37 327007, 327007

Fishes of Australia 3237
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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