Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Chlorophthalmus pectoralis Okamura & Doi, 1984

Bigeye Greeneye



Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

North of Port Hedland (18°23'S, 117°41'E) to south of Scott Reef (14°17'S, 122°03'E); tropical, east-Indo-west Pacific

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Northwest Transition (3)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf.


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)
AULOPIFORMES 17-Jul-2016 ADDED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)