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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 439001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Thyrsites atun   (Euphrasen, 1791)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 439 Gempylidae (Gemfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: Barracouta
Common Names List: barracouta
Standard (Commercial) Name(s): Barracouta
Organism Type: a gemfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Pelagic, Epipelagic (0-200m, Oceanic)
Parent Codes: 37 439914     Thyrsites spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
439001
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
Occurrence locations [1575] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Get expert distribution shapefile
Expected species depth range is from 41 to 121 m.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:bcbc2537-3276-41c4-996d-7e27b2d55929
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 711
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
ITIS (USA) 172372

View at ITIS
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219697
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-06-16
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Images:


Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images


Credit: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


Credit: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike (CC BY-NC-SA)
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