CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Reptilia (class)  »  Crocodylia (order)  »  Crocodylidae (family)

CAAB Code: 39 140002 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Crocodylus porosus   Schneider, 1801

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 39 - Reptilia Reptiles
Family: 39 140 Crocodylidae (crocodiles) - show full list
Common Name: saltwater crocodile
Common Names List:
salt-water crocodile
estuarine crocodile
Organism Type: a crocodile
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 39 140901     Crocodylus spp.

ABRS 2002
View at Australian Biological Resources Study (ABRS)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
ITIS 174364
View at ITIS
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2023-02-15
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source and
Scientific Name
verified against
Stanger, M. Clayton, M. Schodde, R. Wombey, J. Mason, I., 1998, CSIRO list of Australian vertebrates: a reference with conservation status. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood, VIC. 123pp.
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