Australian Biological Resources Study

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CAAB: 37123006

Species Bathypterois ventralis Garman, 1899

Ventrad Spiderfish




Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Off Kalbarri (27º33´S) to off south-west of Scott Reef (143º7'S, 121º20'E), WA; tropical, discontinuous (east Pacific).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Northwest Transition (3), Northwest Province (4), Central Western Transition (5), Central Western Province (6)

Distribution References

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