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)  »  Labridae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 384000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 384 Labridae (Wrasses, Parrotfishes, Rock Whitings) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): WRASSE
Common Names List: parrotfishes, cales, rock whitings, weed whitings
Organism Type: a wrasse, a parrotfish, a cale, a rock whiting, weed whiting
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990060     Perciformes
Child Codes: 37 384900     Labridae: Labrinae
Previous Codes
(if any)
384000, 37 384502, 384502
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [50] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Taxon Notes:The three subfamilies included here were originally placed in separate families. 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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