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CAAB: 37206017

Species Kopua kuiteri Hutchins, 1991

Deepwater Clingfish, Kuiter's Deepsea Clingfish

Compiler and date details

27 September 2013 - Douglass F. Hoese, Dianne J. Bray & Matthew M. Lockett

20 December 2006 - Douglass F. Hoese & Dianne J. Bray




New South Wales, Victoria, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Off Narooma (36°09'S, 150°24'E) to Bermagui (36°25'S), NSW, west of King Island (39°51'S, 143°10'E), VIC, and west of Houtman Abrolhos Islands (29°00'S, 113°46'E), WA, probably a continuous distribution along the southern coast; temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Southeast Transition (11), Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Western Province (6), West Tasmania Transition (9)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, continental slope.

Extra Ecological Information

92-408 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-Oct-2013 GOBIESOCOIDEI 09-Oct-2013 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
12-Feb-2010 (import)