Australian Biological Resources Study

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CAAB: 37327103

Species Gymnapogon annona (Whitley, 1936)

Naked Cardinalfish, Naked Cardinal-fish, Naked Soldier Fish




Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Lindeman Island, QLD (22º20´S), Broome, WA, (17º58'S, 122º14'E), Darwin, NT, Ashmore and Cartier Islands, Timor Sea; tropical.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northeast Shelf Province (40)

Other Regions

Territory of Ashmore & Cartier Islands

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Coral reef, inshore, marine, nocturnal.


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)
09-Jan-2014 APOGONIDAE 23-Sep-2013 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
12-Dec-2012 12-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED