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CAAB: 37114043

Species Alepocephalus longirostris Okamura & Kawanishi, 1984

Longsnout Slickhead




New South Wales

Extra Distribution Information

East of Newcastle, NSW (32º54´S, 152°47'E), also north of Norfolk Island, Tasman Sea; temperate, west Pacific (New Caledonia).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Eastern Province (12), Norfolk Island Province (21)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental slope, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

1000-1300 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)
06-Jun-2016 ARGENTINIFORMES 04-May-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
06-Jun-2016 13-Jun-2012 MODIFIED
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED