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)  »  Sciaenidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 354000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 354 Sciaenidae (Jewfishes) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): JEWFISH
Common Names List: croakers
Organism Type: a jewfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990060     Perciformes
Child Codes: 37 354904     Argyrosomus spp.
37 354905     Atractoscion spp.
37 354906     Atrobucca spp.
37 354907     Austronibea spp.
37 354908     Chrysochir spp.
37 354909     Johnius spp.
37 354910     Larimichthys spp.
37 354911     Nibea spp.
37 354912     Otolithes spp.
37 354913     Protonibea spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [31] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-06-17
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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