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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 355044 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Upeneus caudofasciatus   Uiblein & Gledhill, 2019

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 355 Mullidae (Goatfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a goatfish]
Organism Type: a goatfish
Synonyms: Specimens in the CSIRO fish collection were previously misidentified as Upeneus asymmetricus or Upeneus margarethae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 355903     Upeneus spp.
Taxon Notes:Added after description. Known from west of Thursday Island (10 34 S, 142 00 E) and south of Daru Island, Torres Strait to NE of Gladstone (23 37 S, 151 41 E), Great Barrier Reef, Queensland in 10-60m; commonly trawled above soft bottoms at between 15 and 40 m (Uiblein et al 2019).

FoA 5523
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2021-09-12
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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