MFish Approved Species Codes - Table 1


MFish Approved Species Codes - Table 1

Species class

Sub class

Species code

Preferred Common Name

Correct Scientific Name

Crustacea

Crab

CAC

Cancer Crab

Cancer novaezelandiae

Crustacea

Crab

CRB

Crab

 

Crustacea

Crab

PAD

Paddle Crab

Ovalipes catharus

Crustacea

Crab

SPI

Spider Crab

 

Crustacea

Decapod

PRA

Prawn

 

Crustacea

Decapod

SCI

Scampi

Metanephrops challengeri

Crustacea

General

MUN

Munida gregaria

Munida gregaria

Crustacea

Lobster

CRA

Rock Lobster

Jasus edwardsii

Crustacea

Lobster

PHC

Packhorse Rock Lobster

Jasus verreauxi

Crustacea

Lobster

PRK

Prawn Killer

Ibacus alticrenatus

Crustacea

Lobster

SLO

Spanish Lobster

Arctides sp.

Echinoderms

-

SCC

Sea Cucumber

Stichopus mollis

Echinoderms

General

SFI

Starfish

Starfish

Echinoderms

General

SUR

Kina

Evechinus chloroticus

Fish

Billfish

BEM

Blue Marlin

Makaira mazara

Fish

Billfish

BKM

Black Marlin

Makaira indica

Fish

Billfish

SAI

Sailfish

Istiophorus platypterus

Fish

Billfish

SSF

Shortbill Spearfish

Tetrapturus angustirostris

Fish

Billfish

STM

Striped Marlin

Tetrapturus audax

Fish

Billfish

SWO

Broadbill Swordfish

Xiphias gladius

Fish

Chimaeras

CHI

Chimaera sp.

Chimaera sp.

Fish

Chimaeras

GSH

Ghost Shark

Hydrolagus novaezealandiae

Fish

Chimaeras

GSP

Pale Ghost Shark

Hydrolagus sp b2

Fish

Chimaeras

LCH

Long-nosed Chimaera

Harriotta raleighana

Fish

Flatfish

BFL

Black Flounder

Rhombosolea retiaria

Fish

Flatfish

BRI

Brill

Colistium guntheri

Fish

Flatfish

ESO

N.Z. Sole

Peltorhamphus novaezeelandiae

Fish

Flatfish

FLA

Flats

 

Fish

Flatfish

GFL

Greenback Flounder

Rhombosolea tapirina

Fish

Flatfish

LSO

Lemon Sole

Pelotretis flavilatus

Fish

Flatfish

SFL

Sand Flounder

Rhombosolea plebeia

Fish

Flatfish

TUR

Turbot

Colistium nudipinnis

Fish

Flatfish

WIT

Witch

Arnoglossus scapha

Fish

Flatfish

YBF

Yellow-belly Flounder

Rhombosolea leporina

Fish

General

AGR

Ribbonfish

Agrostichthys parkeri

Fish

General

ANC

Anchovy

Engraulis australis

Fish

General

ATO

Antarctic Toothfish

Dissostichus mawsoni

Fish

General

BAR

Barracouta

Thyrsites atun

Fish

General

BAS

Bass Groper

Polyprion americanus

Fish

General

BBE

Banded Bellowsfish

Centriscops humerosus

Fish

General

BCA

Barracudina

Magnisudis prionosa

Fish

General

BCD

Black Cod

Paranotothenia magellanica

Fish

General

BCO

Blue Cod

Parapercis colias

Fish

General

BCR

Blue Cusk Eel

Brotulotaenia crassa

Fish

General

BEL

Bellowsfish

Centriscops spp.

Fish

General

BGZ

Banded Giant Stargazer

Kathetostoma spp

Fish

General

BMA

Blue Maomao

Scorpis violaceus

Fish

General

BNS

Bluenose

Hyperoglyphe antarctica

Fish

General

BOA

Sowfish

Paristiopterus labiosus

Fish

General

BOE

Black Oreo

Allocyttus niger

Fish

General

BOX

Boxfish

Ostracion cubicus

Fish

General

BPF

Banded Wrasse

Notolabrus fucicola

Fish

General

BRC

Northern Bastard Cod

Pseudophycis breviuscula

Fish

General

BRZ

Brown Stargazer

Xenocephalus armatus

Fish

General

BSP

Big-scale Pomfret

Taratichthys longipinnis

Fish

General

BUT

Butterfish

Odax pullus

Fish

General

BYX

Alfonsino & Long-finned Beryx

Beryx splendens & B decadactylus

Fish

General

CAN

Brown Brotula

Cataetyx niki

Fish

General

CDL

Cardinal Fish

Epigonus telescopus

Fish

General

CMO

Copper Moki

Latridopsis forsteri

Fish

General

DEA

Dealfish

Trachipterus trachypterus

Fish

General

DIS

Discfish

Diretmus argenteus

Fish

General

DOF

Dolphinfish

Coryphaena hippurus

Fish

General

DSS

Deepsea Smelt

Bathylagus spp.

Fish

General

ELE

Elephant Fish

Callorhynchus milii

Fish

General

EMP

Emperor

Lethrinidae

Fish

General

EPD

White Cardinalfish

Epigonus denticulatus

Updated : 16 November 2007