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CAAB: 37232054

Species Cynomacrurus piriei Dollo, 1909

Dogtooth Whiptail, Dogtooth Grenadier, Dogtooth Rattail




New South Wales, Tasmania

Extra Distribution Information

Off Brush Island, NSW (35º29´S 150°52'E) to south of Bruny Island, TAS (45°14'S, 147°22'E), also Macquarie Island, off Heard & McDonald Islands, and off Prydz Bay, Australian Antarctic Territory; temperate, southern circumglobal.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Tasmania Province (10), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Macquarie Island Province (24)

Other Regions

Australian Antarctic Territory, Heard & McDonald Islands (Aust. Terr.), Macquarie Island terrestrial & freshwater

Ecological Descriptors

Bathypelagic, continental slope.

Extra Ecological Information

750-1000 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 16-May-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese Dr Matthew Lockett
26-Nov-2015 GADIFORMES 24-Aug-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED