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CAAB: 37346038

Species Etelis coruscans Valenciennes, 1862

Flame Snapper, Large-eyed Job-fish, Ruby Snapper



New South Wales, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Off Darwin, NT, Ribbon Reefs, QLD (14°40'S) to Byron Bay (28°39'S) and Taupo Seamount (33°12'S, 156°01'E), NSW, and off central WA (26°42’S, 112°38’E); tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Tasman Basin Province (13), Christmas Island Province (23), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41), Central Western Province (6)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, continental slope, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

200–350 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)
18-Dec-2012 18-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED