Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37440011

Species Benthodesmus tuckeri Parin & Becker, 1970

Tucker's Frostfish

Compiler and date details

9 May 2012 - Douglass F. Hoese, Dianne J. Bray, & John R. Paxton & Matthew M. Lockett

20 December 2006 - Dianne J. Bray, Douglass F. Hoese & John R. Paxton




New South Wales

Extra Distribution Information

Off NSW and Norfolk Ridge (29°31'S); tropical, subtropical, Indo-west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


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

Ecological Descriptors

Benthopelagic, continental slope, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

Juveniles mesopelagic.


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)
15-May-2013 15-May-2013 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)