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)  »  Terapontidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 321042 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Syncomistes wunambal   Shelley, Delaval & Le Feuvre, 2017

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 321 Terapontidae (Striped Grunters) - show full list
Standard Name: [a grunter]
Organism Type: a grunter
Synonyms: Syncomistes trigonus Vari, 1978 [in part, misidentification of Mitchell River population only; Paxton et al 1989 - ZooCat; Allen & Leggett, 1990; Unmack, 2001; Allen et al 2002 - Freshwater fishes of Australia; Allen et al 2006 - ZooCat chapter; Morgan et al 2011 - Kimberley freshwater fishes paper]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Freshwater
Parent Codes: 37 321912     Syncomistes spp.
Taxon Notes:Confined to the Mitchell River catchment, Kimberley Region, WA

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2021-05-05
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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