Australian Biological Resources Study

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CAAB: 37326002

Species Cookeolus japonicus (Cuvier, 1829)

Longfin Bigeye, Bigeye, Long-finned Big-eye, Long-finned Bigeye, Long-finned Bullseye, Longfin Bulleye



New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Between Cape Naturaliste and Shark Bay, WA and off Moreton Bay, QLD to off Lakes Entrance VIC, and Lord Howe Island; tropical, circumglobal.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Eastern Province (12), Lord Howe Province (14), Central Western Shelf Province (29), Southwest Shelf Transition (30), Southwest Shelf Province (31), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Central Western Transition (5), Central Western Province (6), Southern Province (8)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, continental slope, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

60–400 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)
15-Nov-2012 15-Nov-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED