Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37376002

Species Aplodactylus lophodon Günther, 1859

Rock Cale, Cockatoo Fish, Cocky, Joey, Rock Cocky, Sea Carp


Generic Combinations




New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Mudjimba Island, QLD (26°37'S) to Flinders Island, TAS (39°57'S, 148°20'E); temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Inshore, marine, rock reef.

Extra Ecological Information

Exposed rocky shores, 1-30 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)
13-Nov-2012 23-Oct-2013 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED