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CAAB: 37221001

Species Caulophryne jordani Goode & Bean, 1896

Fanfin Angler




New South Wales, Tasmania, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Off Newcastle (32ºS, 151ºE) to south of TAS (43ºS, 146ºE); temperate, circumglobal.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Tasmania Province (10), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12)

Ecological Descriptors

Bathypelagic, mesopelagic.

Extra Ecological Information

Depth range: 800-1625 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 04-May-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED