Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37337071

Species Decapterus muroadsi (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844)

Temperate Scad, Amberstripe Scad, Southern Mackerel-scad




New South Wales, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Garden Island (32º17´S) to north-west of Shark Bay (25º28´S), WA, and Seal Rocks (32º28'S) to off Sir John Young Banks (34º57´S, 150º55'E), NSW, Lord Howe Island; subtropical, temperate, Pacific and Atlantic (antitropical).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


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)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, inshore, marine, pelagic, schooling.


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)
13-Dec-2012 13-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)