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)  »  Tetraodontiformes (order)  »  Ostraciidae, Aracanidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 466000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Ostraciidae, Aracanidae  

Rank: Family
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 466 Ostraciidae, Aracanidae (Boxfishes, Temperate Boxfishes, Cowfishes, Turretfishes) - show full list
Standard Name: boxfishes
Common Names List: temperate , cowfishes, turretfishes
Organism Type: a boxfish, a temperate boxfish, a cowfish, a turretfish
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 990075     Tetraodontiformes
Child Codes: 37 466913     Aracanidae
37 466912     Ostraciidae
Previous Codes
(if any)
466000, 37 466900, 466900
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [177] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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