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)  »  Pleuronectiformes (order)  »  Samaridae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 461917 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority


Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 461 Samaridae (Samarids) - show full list
Standard Name: samarids
Common Names List: a samarid
Organism Type: a samarid
Synonyms: Pleuronectidae [in CAAB prior to Nov 2020]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 461000     Pleuronectidae, Samaridae
Child Codes: 37 461907     Plagiopsetta spp.
37 461913     Samaris spp.
37 461914     Samariscus spp.
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.
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