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Species Coelorinchus gormani Iwamoto & Graham, 2008

Little Whiptail


Miscellaneous Literature Names



This species was previously identified as C. parvifasciatus, a species restricted to New Zealand (see Iwamoto & Graham 2008).




New South Wales, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

East of Wooli, NSW (29°53'S, 153°42'E) to Bonney Canyon south of Port Macdonnell, SA (37°36'S, 139°26'E), and Tasmania; temperate

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Tasmania Province (10), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), West Tasmania Transition (9)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthopelagic, continental slope.

Extra Ecological Information

220-600 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)
31-Jul-2018 MACROURIDAE 14-May-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese Dr Matthew Lockett
GADIFORMES 01-Jul-2011 ADDED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)