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CAAB: 37123002

Species Bathypterois longifilis Günther, 1878

Longray Spiderfish, Feeler Fish




New South Wales, Queensland

Extra Distribution Information

Off Danger Point, QLD (28º03´S) to off Ulladulla, NSW (35º27´S) and Lord Howe Rise and Norfolk Ridge; temperate, south-west Pacific (New Zealand).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Lord Howe Province (14), Norfolk Island Province (21)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental slope.


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)
22-Dec-2016 AULOPIFORMES 21-Jul-2016 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED