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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 337082 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Pseudocaranx sp. "dentex" [in Smith-Vaniz & Jelks, 2006]  

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 337 Carangidae (Trevallies) - show full list
Standard Name: [a trevally]
Organism Type: a trevally
Synonyms: Caranx nobilis [Grant, 1982: 302, colour plate 147]
Pseudocaranx dentex
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 337924     Pseudocaranx spp.
Taxon Notes:Pseudocaranx dentex was described from Brazil and may be a different species to the Australian form that is known from Queensland and Lord Howe Island (see Smith-Vaniz & Jelks, 2006). This species was previously coded as 37 337062 in CAAB, which is now occupied by Pseudocaranx georgianus.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-01-18
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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