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)  »  (family)

CAAB Code: 37 361000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Kyphosidae, Scorpididae, Girellidae, Microcanthidae  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 361 (drummers, sweeps, knifefishes, blackfishes, mados, stripeys) - show full list
Standard Name: drummers and sweeps
Common Names List: drummers, sweeps, knifefishes, blackfishes, mados, stripeys
drummers and sweeps
Organism Type: a drummer, sweep, knifefish, blackfish, mado or stripey
Synonyms: Kyphosidae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Previous Codes
(if any)
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.
Scientific Name Notes:originally a single family, split in more recent treatments

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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