Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Comitas chuni (Martens, 1902)

Generic Combinations



Sysoev (in litt.) says that the only evidence of C. chuni in Australia is the figure in Wilson (1994), which "most probably belongs to a different species".




Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Indonesia, Sumatra.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northwest Province (4)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Bathyal, continental rise, continental slope, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

1143 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)
01-Jun-2021 CONOIDEA 14-Nov-2011 MOVED Mr Des Beechey (AM) Ingo Burghardt (AM) Ms Anouk Mututantri (AM)
01-Jun-2021 14-Nov-2011 MOVED
29-Jun-2016 MODIFIED