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Species profile—Lates calcarifer (barramundi)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) → Centropomidae (giant perches) → Lates calcarifer (barramundi)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)
Family
Centropomidae (giant perches)
Scientific name
Lates calcarifer (Bloch, 1790)
Common name
barramundi
WildNet taxon ID
26925
Alternate name(s)
pink-eyed perch
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Wetland status
Wetland Dependant Species
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Aquatic & Marine

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=26925

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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