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CAAB: 37311153

Species Hyporthodus perplexus (Randall, Hoese & Last, 1991)

Puzzling Grouper, Thompson's Rock-cod





Extra Distribution Information

North-east of Cape Moreton, QLD (26°30'S, 153°50'E); tropical.

Known only from type locality.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

130 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)
03-Mar-2022 SERRANIDAE 30-Aug-2021 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (ABRS)
30-Sep-2019 SERRANIDAE 11-Jun-2019 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese Dr Matthew Lockett
03-Dec-2012 03-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED