Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

External Links

CAAB: 37353014

Species Acanthopagrus palmaris (Whitley, 1935)

Northwest Black Bream, Hump-headed Bream, North West Black Bream


Generic Combinations




Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Shark Bay, WA (25º21'S) to Gulf of Carpentaria, QLD; tropical.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Western Shelf Transition (28), Central Western Shelf Province (29)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Coastal, estuary, inshore, marine.


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)
18-Dec-2014 SPARIDAE 20-Feb-2014 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-Dec-2012 14-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED