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Species profile—Antennarius commerson (giant anglerfish)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) → Antennariidae (anglerfishes) → Antennarius commerson (giant anglerfish)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)
Family
Antennariidae (anglerfishes)
Scientific name
Antennarius commerson (Latreille, 1804)
Common name
giant anglerfish
WildNet taxon ID
33549
Conservation significant
No
Wetland status
Wetland Dependant Species
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Marine

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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=33549.

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

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
8 March 2022
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