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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 337062 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Pseudocaranx georgianus    Cuvier, 1833
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes Distribution map:
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Expected distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2014-08-11.
Occurrence locations [485] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 0 to 200 m.
Family: 37 337 Carangidae (Trevallies) - show full list
Standard Name: Silver Trevally
Common Names List: silver trevally
white trevally
Standard (Commercial) Name(s): Silver Trevally
Organism Type: a trevally
Synonyms: Caranx georgianus [Ogilby,1893:80; Hutchins,1979:38]
Caranx nobilis [Macleay,1881:532]
Usacaranx georgianus [Roughley,1951:57;Scott et al 1974:201]
Pseudocaranx dentex [May & Maxwell, 1986:300; Paxton et al 1989 (in part):582]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Pelagic, Shelf (0-200m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 337924     Pseudocaranx spp.
Taxon Notes:Pseudocaranx georgianus is known from temperate southern Australia and New Zealand (see Smith-Vaniz & Jelks, 2006). Between Sep 2008 and Nov 2013, this species was coded as 37 337004. Historical data relating to 37 337062 comprises this species and Pseudocaranx sp "dentex" (37 337082) but the vast majority would be the former species that retains the name Silver Trevally.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
337062

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:d3d47129-093c-42a4-b0e5-15d38d8ddc89
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 4279
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1039991
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-05-08
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


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