Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37465008

Species Meuschenia australis (Donovan, 1824)

Brownstriped Leatherjacket, Brown-striped Leatherjacket, Donovan's Leatherjacket, Southern Leatherjacket, White-banded Leatherjacket


Generic Combinations




South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Wilsons Promontory, VIC (146°25'E) to Robe, SA (139°45'E) and TAS; temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), Bass Strait Shelf Province (35), Tasmanian Shelf Province (36), Southeast Shelf Transition (37)

Ecological Descriptors

Inshore, rock reef.

Extra Ecological Information

0-20 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)
12-Feb-2010 (import)