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CAAB: 37466023

Species Kentrocapros flavofasciatus (Kamohara, 1938)

Yellowstriped Boxfish


Generic Combinations




New South Wales, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Northeast of Exmouth Gulf, WA (21°30'S, 114°05'E), and east of Cairns, QLD (17°11'S) to off Moruya (34°46'S), NSW; tropical, Japan (East China Sea and South China Sea).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Eastern Province (12), Northeast Transition (19), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northwest Province (4), Northeast Shelf Province (40)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, continental slope.


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)
12-Feb-2010 (import)