Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

CAAB: 37401006

Species Champsodon atridorsalis Ochiai & Nakamura, 1964

Blackfin Gaper



Northern Territory, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Off Barrow Island, WA (114°4'E) to Arafura Sea, NT (9°21'S, 135°15'E); tropical, east-Indo-west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Transition (1), Timor Province (2), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northwest Transition (3), Northwest Province (4)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, continental slope.

Extra Ecological Information

Depth range: 100-326 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)
08-Oct-2015 TRACHINOIDEI 16-Sep-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
22-Sep-2011 22-Sep-2011 MODIFIED
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED