Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37015010

Species Asymbolus submaculatus Compagno, Stevens & Last, 1999

Variegated Catshark, Saddled Catshark



Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

From Perth to Eucla, WA, temperate; record of holotype from off Cape Howe, NSW (37º39.0´S, 150º13.0´E) is probably an error in labelling.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Southwest Shelf Province (31), Great Australian Bight Shelf Transition (32)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

30–200 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)
16-Apr-2012 16-Apr-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)