Australian Biological Resources Study

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CAAB: 37384101

Species Decodon pacificus (Kamohara, 1952)

Ten-tooth Wrasse, Japan's Pacific Hogfish

Generic Combinations





Extra Distribution Information

East of Dunk Island, QLD (18°00'S, 147°03'E); tropical, Japan, Taiwan, New Caledonia.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northeast Transition (19)

Other Regions

Coral Sea Islands Territory

Ecological Descriptors

Continental slope.

Extra Ecological Information

200-220 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)
27-Jul-2017 LABROIDEI 10-Jun-2017 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED