Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Dardanus hessii (Miers, 1884)



Northern Territory, Queensland

Extra Distribution Information

Indo-west Pacific Oceans (Maldives, Bay of Bengal, Celebes Sea, Indonesia).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Transition (1), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, sublittoral.

Extra Ecological Information

Trawled or dredged over soft bottom, depth 25–80 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)
24-Apr-2012 24-Apr-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)