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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 382001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Sphyraena pinguis   G√ľnther, 1874

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 382 Sphyraenidae (Pikes) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Striped Barracuda
Common Names List: striped seapike
Organism Type: a pike
Synonyms: Sphyraena obtusata (in most references prior to Doiuchi & Nakabo, 2005).
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Pelagic, Shelf (0-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 382901     Sphyraena spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
382001
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2009-01-06.
Occurrence locations [264] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 5 to 20 m.
Scientific Name Notes:Doiuchi & Nakabo (2005) noted that usage of the names S. obtusata and S. flavicauda have been confused and what was previously referred to in Australia as S. obtusata is now regarded as S. pinguis and that S. flavicauda is now regarded as a synonym of the real S. obtusata.

Identifiers:
AFD urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:46f45476-cf87-455c-8f63-b734ebc3afc2
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 2551
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
WoRMS urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:273985
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2021-01-21
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Images:


Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images


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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


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