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CAAB: 37428087

Species Callogobius depressus (Ramsay & Ogilby, 1886)

Flathead Goby


Miscellaneous Literature Names



Frequently treated as a synonym of Callogobius hasselti by early workers.




New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Moreton Bay, QLD (25°S) to Dongara, WA (29°15'S) and throughout coastal TAS; temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Southwest Shelf Transition (30), Southwest Shelf Province (31), Great Australian Bight Shelf Transition (32), Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), Bass Strait Shelf Province (35), Tasmanian Shelf Province (36), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, inshore, rock reef.


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)
04-Dec-2018 GOBIOIDEI 02-Jul-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-May-2015 GOBIOIDEI 16-Feb-2015 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED