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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Tetraodontiformes (order)  »  Monacanthidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 465022 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Aluterus monoceros   (Linnaeus, 1758)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 465 Monacanthidae (Leatherjackets) - show full list
Standard Name: Unicorn Leatherjacket
Common Names List: unicorn leatherjacket
Standard (Commercial) Name(s): Leatherjacket
Organism Type: a leatherjacket
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 465907     Aluterus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
465022, 37 465015, 465015
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
Occurrence locations [333] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Get expert distribution shapefile
Expected species depth range is from 1 to 80 m.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:d4b0745d-b804-4cae-b4e0-6f0b04749ae6
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 792
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
ITIS (USA) 173133

View at ITIS
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127407
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Images:


Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images


Credit: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO.
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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


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Photographic Index of Australian Fishes (PIAF)


Credit: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike (CC BY-NC-SA)
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