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)  »  Serranidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 311246 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Epinephelus poecilonotus   (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 311 Serranidae (Rockcods) - show full list
Standard Name: [a rockcod]
Organism Type: a rockcod
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 311911     Epinephelus spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-01-26.
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Expected species depth range is from 162 to 162 m.
Taxon Notes:Added based on WAM record noted by Johnson & Worthington-Wilmer (2019) from off Scott Reef (14°02’S 121°46’E), WA in 162 m depth.
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