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)  »  Siganidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 438004 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Siganus canaliculatus    (Park, 1797)
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 [270] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 0 to 60 m.

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

Image by: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike
Rights: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
Family: 37 438 Siganidae (Rabbitfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: Whitespotted Rabbitfish
Common Names List: seagrass rabbitfish
Standard (Commercial) Name(s): Rabbitfish
Organism Type: a rabbitfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 438902     Siganus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
438004

Identifiers:
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219687
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-02-20
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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