Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37354004

Species Johnius laevis Sasaki & Kailola, 1991

Smooth Jewfish, Coitor Croaker, Smooth Croaker




Northern Territory, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Northern Australia from Bonaparte Archipelago, WA (124°45'S) to off Port Essington, NT (11°07'S, 131°44'E); tropical, New Guinea.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, coastal, continental shelf, inshore.

Extra Ecological Information

12–60 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)
17-Dec-2012 17-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED