Australian Biological Resources Study

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CAAB: 37416021

Species Heteroclinus flavescens (Hutton, 1872)

Short-tassel Weedfish, Shorttassel Weedfish




South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Port Phillip, VIC (145°02'E) to Port Adelaide, SA (138°30'E) and northern TAS (41°14'S); temperate, south-west Pacific (New Zealand).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), Bass Strait Shelf Province (35)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, inshore, marine, rock reef.


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)
01-Feb-2013 01-Feb-2013 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)