Name source
Australian Faunal Directory
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LSID JSON / WMS /RDF

Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:e1bd7db0-11d6-414f-9a7e-11d16b177dc6

LSIDs are persistent, location-independent,resource identifiers for uniquely naming biologically significant resources including species names, concepts, occurrences, genes or proteins, or data objects that encode information about them. To put it simply, LSIDs are a way to identify and locate pieces of biological information on the web.

Data Links

JSON

For a JSON view of this data, click here

WMS

To use WMS services, copy and paste the following GetCapabilities URL into your OGC client (e.g. uDIG, ESRI ArcGIS)
http://biocache.ala.org.au/ws/ogc/ows?q=species:Psenes pellucidus
For higher taxa, this will give you a hierarchical listing of layers for each taxon.

RDF

To download an RDF/XML document for the concepts and names click here
A JSON view of this information is here here
A html view of this information is here here

Further details

For more details on occurrence webservices, click here
For more details on names webservices, click here

Species presence
 Recorded In Australia

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  • representative image of taxa
    Source: Australian National Fish Collection Images
    Image by: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
    Rights: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO

Description

The Scissortail has a compressed (glossary) body with tiny scales and soft flabby musculature. It has a blunt snout and large eyes. source: Australian Museum Factsheets

Online resources

Australian Museum Factsheets
Description, Distribution, Morphology
Australian National Fish Collection Images
Authoritative image, Images, Occurrence record
Encyclopedia of Life
Description, Images, Occurrence record
Seafood Services Australia
CAAB Code, Author
Wikipedia
Reference

Species Lists

South Australian Fish from the AFD

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Psenes pellucidus

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Caristiodes amplipinnis Whitley, 1948 Whitley, 1948
Published in: Whitley, G.P. 1948. Studies in Ichthyology No. 13. Rec. Aust. Mus. Vol. 22 (1) pp. 70-94 figs 1-11
Seriolella noel Whitley, 1958 Whitley, 1958
Published in: Whitley, G.P. 1958. Descriptions and records of fishes. Proc. R. Zool. Soc. N.S.W. Vol. 1956–57 pp. 28-51 figs 1-12

Common Names

Common name Source
Blackrag
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Eyebrow Fish
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Scissortail
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Short-finned Trevalla
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Bluefin Driftfish
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Eyebrow
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Working classification

kingdom
ANIMALIA
phylum
CHORDATA
subphylum
VERTEBRATA
suprageneric
GNATHOSTOMATA
suprageneric
PISCES
class
ACTINOPTERYGII
subphylum
EUTELEOSTEI
superorder
ACANTHOPTERYGII
order
PERCIFORMES
suborder
STROMATEOIDEI
family
NOMEIDAE
genus
Psenes
species
Psenes pellucidus  Recorded in Australia

Occurrence records

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Charts showing breakdown of occurrence records

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Name references found in the Biodiversity Heritage Library

Name references found in the TROVE - NLA

Genbank

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