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CAAB: 37372055

Species Chromis westaustralis Allen, 1976

West Australian Puller, West Australian Chromis, Westralian Puller




Northern Territory, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Recherche Archipelago, WA (122°58'E) to south of Evans Shoal, NT (10°26S, 129°40'E), tropical, temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Western Shelf Transition (28), Central Western Shelf Province (29), Southwest Shelf Transition (30), Southwest Shelf Province (31)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Coral reef, inshore, rock reef.

Extra Ecological Information

2 - 75 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)
27-Jul-2017 LABROIDEI 16-May-2017 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
04-Aug-2014 MODIFIED