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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 365091 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Chaetodon guttatissimus   Bennett, 1833

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 365 Chaetodontidae (Butterflyfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a butterflyfish]
Organism Type: a butterflyfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 365905     Chaetodon spp.
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-05-24.
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Expected species depth range is from 5 to 30 m.
Taxon Notes:Known in Australia from Christmas Island & Cocos-Keeling Islands (e.g. see Allen et al 2007: 129 - Fishes of Christmas Island; Allen et al 1998: 145 - A guide to Angelfishes & Butterflyfishes).

Identifiers:
AFD urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:cf38f826-0dc1-4823-9821-687482bd84d1
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 4832
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
WoRMS urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218722
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-05-31
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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