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 463026 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Symphurus hondoensis   Hubbs, 1915

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 463 Cynoglossidae (Tongue Soles) - show full list
Standard Name: [a tongue sole]
Organism Type: a tongue sole
Synonyms: Symphurus sp. H [of T. Munroe]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Parent Codes: 37 463903     Symphurus spp.
Taxon Notes:Added based on NMV specimen collected from SW of Scott Reef (c. 14 36 S, 121 20 E), WA in 705m depth. ID confirmed by T. Munroe, April 2020. CO1 genetic sequence of this specimen matches those of Symphurus hondoensis in Lee et al 2017 (S. longirostris n sp paper). Confirmed from Japan, Taiwan & a single specimen from NW Australia in a depth range of 390-815m.
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