Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37313013

Species Cypho purpurascens (De Vis, 1884)

Lavender Dottyback, Oblique-lined Dottyback, Obliquelined Dottyback




New South Wales, Queensland

Extra Distribution Information

Boot Reef (10°3' S, 144°42' E) to Capricorn Group (23º30´S) and offshore reefs and islands QLD, Elizabeth Reef, NSW; tropical, west-central Pacific (east to Tonga).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Lord Howe Province (14), Kenn Transition (16), Northeast Province (18), Cape Province (20), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Coral Sea Islands Territory

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Coral reef, inshore, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

1-38 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)
26-Nov-2012 26-Nov-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)