Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37012003

Species Alopias pelagicus Nakamura, 1935

Pelagic Thresher, Small Tooth Thresher Shark




Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

North West Shelf, and off North West Cape, WA; tropical, Indo-Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northwest Transition (3), Northwest Province (4), Central Western Transition (5)

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, epipelagic, marine, oceanic.

Extra Ecological Information

Surface to 150 m


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
16-Apr-2012 16-Apr-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)