Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

External Links

CAAB: 37114026

Species Narcetes stomias (Gilbert, 1890)

Blackhead Slickhead, Blackhead Salmon

Generic Combinations




Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

North of the Exmouth Plateau, WA (16º55´S, 114º53'E), also Lord Howe Plateau and North Norfolk Ridge, Tasman Sea, and northwest of Heard and McDonald Islands; circumglobal.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Lord Howe Province (14), Norfolk Island Province (21), Northwest Transition (3)

Other Regions

Heard & McDonald Islands (Aust. Terr.)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthopelagic, continental slope, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

1200-3200 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)
06-Jun-2016 ARGENTINIFORMES 20-May-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
06-Jun-2016 13-Jun-2012 MODIFIED
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED