Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Lysiosquillina sulcata (Manning, 1978)





Extra Distribution Information

Western Indian Ocean to Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Saipan, Gilbert Islands.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, burrower, sand bottom, subtidal.

Extra Ecological Information

Occupies deep burrows in sand, often in association with coral reefs, to a depth of at least 6 m.


General References

Ahyong, S.T. 2001. Revision of the Australian Stomatopod Crustacea. Records of the Australian Museum Suppl. 26: 1-326 [139-140 fig. 68] (new records)


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)
30-May-2012 30-May-2012 MOVED
10-May-2012 10-May-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)