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)  »  Pentacerotidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 367000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 367 Pentacerotidae (Boarfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: boarfishes
Common Names List: armourheads
Organism Type: a boarfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990060     Perciformes
Child Codes: 37 367902     Evistias spp.
37 367903     Histiopterus spp.
37 367904     Parazanclistius spp.
37 367905     Paristiopterus spp.
37 367906     Pentaceropsis spp.
37 367907     Pentaceros spp.
37 367908     Pseudopentaceros spp.
37 367909     Zanclistius spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
367000, 37 367900, 367900
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [8] 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
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