Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

CAAB: 37123011

Species Bathypterois filiferus Gilchrist, 1906




New South Wales, South Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Great Australian Bight, SA (35°45'S, 134°07'E), Lord Howe Rise north of Lord Howe Island (28°30'S, 161°16'E) and Norfolk Ridge, north of Norfolk Island based on specimens in CSIRO and AM; Atlantic

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Lord Howe Province (14), Norfolk Island Province (21), Southern Province (8)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental rise.

Extra Ecological Information

1530-2800 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)
AULOPIFORMES 15-Dec-2016 ADDED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)