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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 346012 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Lutjanus sp. (in Yearsley, Last & Ward, 1999)  

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)

Image by: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
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Rights: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
Family: 37 346 Lutjanidae (Tropical Snappers) - show full list
Standard Name: Russell's snapper
Common Names List: Moses' Snapper

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Standard (Commercial) Name(s): Moses' Snapper
Tropical Snapper
Organism Type: a tropical snapper
Synonyms: Lutjanus russelli Lutjanus russellii
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 346905     Lutjanus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
346012
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [632] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Expected species depth range is from 0 to 80 m.
Scientific Name Notes:Eastern and western forms have both been called Lutjanus russellii in Australia, but the true L. russellii may not occur here. The western form is coded here and the eastern form is provisionally called L. russellii and is coded at 37 346065.

Identifiers:
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159791
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-03-28
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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