Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37462035

Species Brachirus aspilos (Bleeker, 1852)

Dusky Sole



Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Shark Bay (25°21'S), WA, and Ashmore Reef, Timor Sea (12°16'S, 123°02'E); tropical, west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Central Western Shelf Province (29)

Other Regions

Territory of Ashmore & Cartier Islands

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, coastal, continental shelf, inshore, soft bottom.

Extra Ecological Information



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)
08-Jul-2015 PLEURONECTOIDEI 15-Jan-2024 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED