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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 345005 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Erythrocles schlegelii   (Richardson, 1846)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 345 Emmelichthyidae (Bonnetmouths) - show full list
Standard Name: [a bonnetmouth]
Common Names List: Japanese rubyfish
Organism Type: a bonnetmouth
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 345902     Erythrocles spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2014-08-09.
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Expected species depth range is from 200 to 500 m.
Taxon Notes:Known from off Cato Reef (southern Coral Sea, Qld) and off Rottnest Island (WA) in about 200-500m.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 4781
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-10
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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