Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Luidia maculata Müller & Troschel, 1842




Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Houtman Abrolhos, WA to Port Molle, Qld; Indo-west Pacific Ocean. Depth range 0-134 m. Record from Lord Howe Isand was named L. varia by Rowe & Gates (1995)

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Lord Howe Province (14), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Western Shelf Transition (28), Central Western Shelf Province (29), Southwest Shelf Transition (30), Southwest Shelf Province (31), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, inshore, marine, tropical.


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)
04-Dec-2012 07-Jul-2015 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)