Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

External Links

CAAB: 37428057

Species Asterropteryx ensifera (Bleeker, 1874)

Cheekspine Goby, Blue-speckled Rubble Goby, Bluedot Goby


Miscellaneous Literature Names




Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

North Reef (14°01'S) and Ashmore Reef (12°15'S), WA (12°15'S) and Lizard Island (14°40'S) to Swains Reefs, QLD; tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Territory of Ashmore & Cartier Islands

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, coral reef, inshore, sand bottom 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)
04-Dec-2018 GOBIOIDEI 29-Jun-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-May-2015 GOBIOIDEI 11-Apr-2015 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED