Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37467018

Species Canthigaster rivulata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1847)

Ocellate Toby, Brown-lined Toadfish, Ocellated Toby


Generic Combinations




Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Shark Bay, WA (25°30'S) to east of Darwin, NT (137°E), east of Ashmore Reef, Timor Sea (12°27'S, 123°36'E), Cocos (Keeling) Islands, and Lizard Island (14°40'S) to Capricorn Group (23°30'S), QLD; tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Cocos (Keeling) Island Province (22), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Western Shelf Transition (28), Central Western Shelf Province (29), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Territory of Ashmore & Cartier Islands

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf.

Extra Ecological Information

To 100 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)
12-Feb-2010 (import)