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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 358001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Neobathyclupea gracilis   (Fowler, 1938)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

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Family: 37 358 Bathyclupeidae (Deepsea Herrings) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Slender Deepsea Herring
Organism Type: a deepsea herring
Synonyms: Bathyclupea gracilis [in most Australian references prior to 2014]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 358902     Neobathyclupea spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2009-01-06.
Occurrence locations [19] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 500 to 754 m.
Taxon Notes:Previously placed in Bathyclupea but Prokofiev (2014) erected a new genus, Neobathyclupea that now contains this species.

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