Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37460024

Species Engyprosopon osculum (Amaoka & Arai, 1998)

Bumphead Flounder


Generic Combinations




Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Off Bernier Island, Shark Bay (24º50'S, 113º08'E) to northwest of Broome (17º26'S, 121º54'E), WA; tropical.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Western Shelf Transition (28), Central Western Shelf Province (29)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, soft bottom.

Extra Ecological Information



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)
08-Jul-2015 PLEURONECTOIDEI 13-Oct-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED