Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

External Links

CAAB: 37327162

Species Nectamia luxuria Fraser, 2008

Multi-barred Cardinalfish


Miscellaneous Literature Names




Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Lizard Island (14°41'S) to One Tree Island (23°30'S), QLD, Cocos (Keeling) Islands and possibly Ashmore and Cartier Islands; tropical, east-Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)
drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones (map not available)


Cocos (Keeling) Island Province (22), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Original AFD Distribution Data

Australian Region

  • Australia
    • Queensland: Great Barrier Reef
  • Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Aust. Terr.)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, coral reef, inshore, marine, nocturnal.


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)
09-Jan-2014 APOGONIDAE 17-Nov-2013 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
12-Dec-2012 12-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED