Australian Biological Resources Study

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CAAB: 37311018

Species Epinephelus stictus Randall & Allen, 1987

Blackdotted Grouper, Black-dotted Groper, Black-dotted Grouper




Northern Territory, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Off Rowley Shoals (18º21'S) to north-east of Darwin, NT (133º12'E); tropical, west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Transition (1), Timor Province (2), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northwest Transition (3)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, marine, soft bottom.

Extra Ecological Information

Trawled in depths of 35–140 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)
30-Sep-2019 SERRANIDAE 05-Sep-2019 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese Dr Matthew Lockett
03-Dec-2012 03-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED