Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37311167

Species Acropoma leobergi Prokofiev, 2018

Japanese Bass, Japanese Seabass, Tropical Lanternbelly




Northern Territory, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Off North West Cape (21°37.9′S, 113°59.3′E) to off Arnhem Land, NT (135ºE); tropical, east-Indo-west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Transition (1), Timor Province (2), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Transition (3), Northwest Province (4), Central Western Transition (5)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, continental slope, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

100–253 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)
05-Aug-2022 ACROPOMATIDAE 15-Jan-2024 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese (AM)
01-Feb-2019 ACROPOMATIDAE 16-Jun-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese (AM)
09-Nov-2012 09-Nov-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED