Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

External Links

CAAB: 37290016

Species Cocotropus microps Johnson, 2004

Patchwork Velvetfish




New South Wales, Queensland

Extra Distribution Information

Southport, QLD (27º15'S) to Sydney Harbour, NSW (33º50'S); subtropical.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, inshore, rock bottom–marine, rock reef.

Extra Ecological Information

Intertidal to 15 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)
06-May-2015 SCORPAENIFORMES 14-Apr-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED