Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Genus Mastigoteuthis Verrill, 1881

Excluded Taxa


MASTIGOTEUTHIDAE: Mastigoteuthis grimaldi (Joubin, 1895) — Young, R.E. 1972. The systematics and areal distribution of pelagic cephalopods from the seas off southern California. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology No. 97: 1-159




New South Wales, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Tasman Basin Province (13), Central Eastern Transition (15), Kenn Transition (16), Kenn Province (17), Northeast Province (18), Northeast Transition (19), Timor Province (2), Cape Province (20), Northwest Transition (3), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northwest Province (4), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Australian Antarctic Territory

Distribution References

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)
20-Mar-2014 TEUTHIDA 03-May-2022 MODIFIED Dr Julian Finn (NMV)
03-May-2022 MODIFIED