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)  »  Trichiuridae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 440000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 440 Trichiuridae (Cutlassfishes) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): RIBBONFISH
Common Names List: hairtails
Organism Type: a hairtail
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990060     Perciformes
Child Codes: 37 440902     Aphanopus spp.
37 440903     Assurger spp.
37 440904     Benthodesmus spp.
37 440905     Lepidopus spp.
37 440906     Lepturacanthus spp.
37 440907     Tentoriceps spp.
37 440901     Trichiurus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
440000, 37 440900, 440900
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Occurrence locations [9] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Taxon Notes: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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