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)  »  Uranoscopidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 400031 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Uranoscopus turbisquamatus   (Okamura & Kishimoto, 1993)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 400 Uranoscopidae (Stargazers) - show full list
Standard Name: [a stargazer]
Organism Type: a stargazer
Synonyms: Uranoscopus sp A [NORFANZ reports]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 400904     Uranoscopus spp.
Taxon Notes:Added based on CSIRO specimen collected off Norfolk Island (29 42 S, 168 02 E) in 322-337m. Known from Japan to New Zealand.
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