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CAAB: 37462025

Species Brachirus salinarum Ogilby, 1910

Saltpan Sole, Salt-pan Sole


Generic Combinations





Extra Distribution Information

Victoria River, NT (15°38'S, 130°25'E) and Gregory River (138°44'E) to Wenlock River (12°22'S, 142°15'E) and east to Walsh River northwest of Chillagoe (16°59'S, 144°18'E), QLD; tropical.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Qld: Cape York Peninsula (CYP), Einasleigh Uplands (EIU), Gulf Plains (GUP), Mount Isa Inlier (MII), Victoria Bonaparte (VB)


Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, freshwater, soft bottom.


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 06-Jul-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED