Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

External Links

CAAB: 37458003

Species Citharoides macrolepidotus Hubbs, 1915

Branchray Flounder, Branched Ray Flounder




Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

West of Perth (31°55'S) to north of Exmouth (21°27'S), WA, and north of Townsville (18°S, 147°02'E) to southern Great Barrier Reef (22°36'S, 153°17'E), QLD; tropical, west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Eastern Transition (15), Northeast Transition (19), Central Western Shelf Transition (28), Central Western Shelf Province (29), Southwest Shelf Transition (30), Northwest Province (4), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Central Western Transition (5), Central Western Province (6)

Other Regions

Coral Sea Islands Territory

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, continental slope, soft bottom.

Extra Ecological Information



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-Jul-2015 PLEURONECTOIDEI 07-Jun-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED