Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37349008

Species Gerres longirostris (Lacépède, 1801)

Strongspine Silverbiddy, Strong-spined Silver-biddy




Northern Territory, Queensland

Extra Distribution Information

Gove, NT (136°50'E) to Mackay, QLD (21°17'S), and Cocos (Keeling) Islands; tropical east-Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Cocos (Keeling) Island Province (22), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Estuary, inshore, mangrove, sand bottom marine, silt bottom-marine, sublittoral.


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)
05-Dec-2012 05-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED