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)  »  Haemulidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 350024 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Diagramma melanacrum   Johnson & Randall, 2001

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

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Family: 37 350 Haemulidae (Grunter Breams) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Blackfin Sweetlips
Common Names List: sweetlip bream
Organism Type: a grunter bream
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 350905     Diagramma spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
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Expected species depth range is from 3 to 40 m.
Taxon Notes:In Australia only known from Ashmore Reef, Timor Sea (see Johnson et al 2001). Although Moore et al 2020 (Appendix 1) listed as a new Australian record (Ashmore Reef), this had been reported as a pers. comm. with Barry Hutchins in the original description.
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