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)  »  Anabantidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 450001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Anabas testudineus   (Bloch, 1792)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 450 Anabantidae (Climbing Perches) - show full list
Standard Name: Climbing Perch
Common Names List: Climbing perch
Organism Type: a climbing perch
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Freshwater
Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 450750     Anabas spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
37 450751
Taxon Notes:Added in 2008 based on record from Sabai Island in Torres Strait (Hitchcock, 2008).

FoA 2674
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-10
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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