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CAAB: 37463024

Species Cynoglossus maccullochi Norman, 1926

McCulloch's Tongue Sole, McCulloch's Tongue-sole



Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Off Jurien Bay (30°21'S, 114°53'E) to west of Cape Leveque (16°25'S, 122°25'E), WA and Orpheus Island (18°33'S, 146°29'E) to Moreton Bay (27°14'S), QLD; tropical.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Western Shelf Transition (28), Central Western Shelf Province (29), Southwest Shelf Transition (30), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, soft bottom.

Extra Ecological Information



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)
08-Jul-2015 PLEURONECTOIDEI 21-Jun-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED