Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37290021

Species Cocotropus altipinnis Waite, 1903

Highfin Velvetfish


Generic Combinations




New South Wales

Extra Distribution Information

Lord Howe Island; subtropical, south-west Pacific (Kermadec Islands).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Lord Howe Province (14)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, coral reef, inshore, rock reef.


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)
06-May-2015 SCORPAENIFORMES 22-Jun-2020 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED