Australian Biological Resources Study

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CAAB: 37415020

Species Lepidoblennius haplodactylus Steindachner, 1867

Eastern Jumping Blenny, Jumping Blenny, Jumping Joey




New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Rockhampton, QLD (23°22'S) to Western Port Bay, VIC (145°13'E); temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)
drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones (map not available)


Bass Strait Shelf Province (35), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40)

Original AFD Distribution Data

Australian Region

  • Australia
    • New South Wales: Central E coast, Lower E coast
    • Queensland: Central E coast, NE coast
    • Victoria: Bass Strait

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, inshore, marine, rock reef.

Extra Ecological Information

0--5 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)
01-Feb-2013 01-Feb-2013 MODIFIED
18-May-2012 MODIFIED