Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37327013

Species Jaydia truncata (Bleeker, 1854)

Flagfin Cardinalfish, Flag-fin Cardinal-fish

Miscellaneous Literature Names




New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Dampier Archipelago, WA (19º37´S) to off Yamba, NSW (29º31´S); tropical, Indo-west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, inshore, marine, nocturnal, soft bottom.

Extra Ecological Information

Normally trawled


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)
23-Feb-2015 APOGONIDAE 23-Dec-2014 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
09-Jan-2014 APOGONIDAE 16-Sep-2013 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-Apr-2012 14-Apr-2012 MOVED
12-Dec-2012 03-Mar-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED