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)  »  Cynoglossidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 463000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes Distribution map:
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Family: 37 463 Cynoglossidae (Tongue Soles) - show full list
Standard Name: tongue soles
Common Names List: soles
Standard (Commercial) Name(s): Tongue Sole
Organism Type: a tongue sole
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990062     Order Pleuronectiformes
Child Codes: 37 463901     Cynoglossus spp.
37 463902     Paraplagusia spp.
37 463903     Symphurus 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.
Common/Standard Name Notes: 'Tongue Sole' is the standard name for this group, which was only previously lumped under the more general name 'Sole' (37 990015).
Previous Codes
(if any)

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-09-08
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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