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CAAB: 37365063

Species Chaetodontoplus ballinae Whitley, 1959

Ballina Angelfish, Arrow-backed Angel Fish




New South Wales

Extra Distribution Information

Known from few specimens caught off Ballina (28°52'S) and Evans Head (29°07'S), NSW and Lord Howe Island, Balls Pyramid and 40 km SE of Lord Howe Island; temperate, south-west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Lord Howe Province (14), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Ecological Descriptors

Inshore, marine, rock reef.

Extra Ecological Information

25–200 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)
19-Dec-2012 19-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED