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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 427036 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Calliurichthys ogilbyi    (Fricke, 2002)
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes Distribution map:
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Expected distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
Occurrence locations [287] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 18 to 137 m.

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Family: 37 427 Callionymidae (Dragonets) - show full list
Standard Name: Ogilby's Stinkfish
Common Names List: Eastern Australian longtail dragonet
Organism Type: a dragonet
Synonyms: Callionymus scaber Calliurichthys scaber Callionymus ogilbyi
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 427903     Calliurichthys spp.
Scientific Name Notes:Until Fricke (2002), this species was called 'C. scaber' in Australia. However, the name 'C. scaber' applies to a species that might be restricted to Lord Howe Island. The east coast species was named by Fricke (2002) as 'Callionymus ogilbyi'.
Previous Codes
(if any)

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 908
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
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