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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 37 465091 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Melichthys indicus   Randall & Klausewitz, 1973

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 465 Balistidae (Triggerfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: [a triggerfish]
Organism Type: a triggerfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 465920     Melichthys spp.
Taxon Notes:Added based on Cocos I record by Allen & Smith-Vaniz, 1994 and Christmas I record by Allen et al 2007, both within Australian EEZ.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:c33f8c9c-1f9e-4fa7-af49-49b637ecb607
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 5198
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219882
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-03-29
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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