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)  »  Apogonidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 327192 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Apogon fugax   Gon, Bogorodsky, Mal & Alpermann, 2020

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 327 Apogonidae (Cardinalfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a cardinalfish]
Organism Type: a cardinalfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 327901     Apogon spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2021-01-21.
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Expected species depth range is from 165 to 166 m.
Taxon Notes:Described from specimens trawled from the Red Sea and Indian Ocean (Myanmar and Western Australia) in 60-166m depth. Two WA paratypes were collected west of Exmouth Gulf (21 59 S, 113 49 E) in 165-166m.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2021-09-12
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