Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37327024

Species Jaydia argyrogaster (Weber, 1909)

Silvermouth Siphonfish, Brown-spotted Cardinalfish, Brownspot Cardinalfish




Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

North West Shelf, WA (19º12´S, 118º41´E) to north of Yeppoon, QLD (22º33´S); tropical, Indo-west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, coral reef, marine, rubble bottom, sand bottom marine.

Extra Ecological Information

18–86 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)
09-Jan-2014 APOGONIDAE 16-Nov-2013 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-Apr-2012 14-Apr-2012 MOVED
12-Dec-2012 29-Feb-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED