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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Perciformes (order)  »  Serranidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 311234 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Chelidoperca cerasina   Ogino, Lee, Chen & Matsunuma, 2019

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 311 Serranidae (Rockcods) - show full list
Standard Name: [a temperate bass]
Organism Type: a temperate bass
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 311924     Chelidoperca spp.
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-04-13.
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Expected species depth range is from 111 to 320 m.
Taxon Notes:Added after description from 13 specimens from the Coral Sea (off New Caledonia and eastern Australia), southwest Pacific Ocean, at depths of 245-338 m (Ogino et al 2019). In Australia, known from the Mellish Plateau in the Coral Sea (17 30'S, 155 00'E) south to Gifford Guyot Seamount (26 42'S, 159 20'E) (Ogino et al 2019) and the Norfolk Ridge, near Norfolk Island (28 55 S, 167 41 E) in 111-320 m.
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