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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 367004 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Pentaceros decacanthus   G√ľnther, 1859

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 367 Pentacerotidae (Boarfishes) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Bigspine Boarfish
Common Names List: big-spined boarfish
bigspine boarfish
Organism Type: a boarfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 367907     Pentaceros spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
367004
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
Occurrence locations [378] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Get expert distribution shapefile
Expected species depth range is from 37 to 712 m.

Identifiers:
AFD urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:5cc158cb-28b8-437d-8717-5ddbe1d37004
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 2496
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
WoRMS urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:279264
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-05-08
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Images:


Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images


Credit: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO.
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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


Credit: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


Credit: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike (CC BY-NC-SA)
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