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)  »  Malacanthidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 331012 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Hoplolatilus marcosi   Burgess, 1978

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 331 Malacanthidae (Tilefishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a tilefish]
Organism Type: a tilefish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 331902     Hoplolatilus spp.
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2023-03-17.
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Expected species depth range is from 18 to 100 m.
Taxon Notes:Added based on GBR BRUV record (c. 18 11 S, 147 16 E, 100m depth), Qld recorded by Sih et al 2017 (Scientifc Reports).
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