Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37004001

Species Eptatretus longipinnis Strahan, 1975

Longfin Hagfish, Hagfish



South Australia

Extra Distribution Information

From off Robe (139º43´E) to off Port McDonnell, SA (140º35´E); temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, marine, soft bottom.

Extra Ecological Information

14-40 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)
02-Feb-2012 02-Feb-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)