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)  »  Cirrhitidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 374000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 374 Cirrhitidae (Hawkfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: hawkfishes
Organism Type: a hawkfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990060     Perciformes
Child Codes: 37 374901     Amblycirrhitus spp.
37 374902     Cirrhitichthys spp.
37 374903     Cirrhitus spp.
37 374904     Cyprinocirrhites spp.
37 374905     Neocirrhites spp.
37 374906     Notocirrhitus spp.
37 374907     Oxycirrhites spp.
37 374908     Paracirrhites spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
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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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