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CAAB Taxon Code: 37 327028
Scientific Name and Authority: Ostorhinchus cavitiensis (Jordan & Seale, 1907)

CAAB category: 37 - Pisces - Fishes
Family: 37 327 (part) Apogonidae (Cardinalfishes)    show full list

Standard Name: Whiteline Cardinalfish
Suggested Indexable Form: Cardinalfish, Whiteline
Common Names List:
Organism Type: a cardinalfish

Other names used in Australia: Apogon hartzfeldii; Apogon virgulatus; Apogon cavitensis

Taxon Notes: Includes taxon formerly identified as Apogon virgulatus (37 327127)
Scientific Name Notes:
Common/Standard Name Notes:

Parent Codes (if any):
   37 327931 .. Ostorhinchus spp.

Child Codes (if any):

Previous Codes (if any):
  327028, 37 327127, 327127

Present stored country/region list: Australia

Taxon status (on CAAB list):
   Taxon on current Australian list: Yes
   Taxon on commercial species list: No
   Taxon on Standard Fish Names List: No

Family note: Formerly included Epigonidae and Howellidae, latter now separate families

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