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CAAB: 37209009

Species Brachiopsilus dianthus Last & Gledhill, 2009

Pink Handfish





Extra Distribution Information

Recorded from southeastern Tasmania (43°S, 147°E), from the Tasman Peninsula and the northern and central waters of the D'Entrecasteaux Channel; temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Tasmanian Shelf Province (36)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, demersal, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

Depth range: 38 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)
25-Jun-2015 LOPHIIFORMES 12-May-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED