Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Genus Nematoscelis Sars, 1883



New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information


Note that conversion of the original AFD map of states, drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones to IBRA and IMCRA regions may have produced errors. The new maps will be reviewed and corrected as updates occur. The maps may not indicate the entire distribution. See further details below.
IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)
drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones (map not available)


Timor Transition (1), Tasmania Province (10), 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), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northwest Transition (3), Southwest Shelf Province (31), Great Australian Bight Shelf Transition (32), Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), Bass Strait Shelf Province (35), Tasmanian Shelf Province (36), 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), Southern Province (8), West Tasmania Transition (9)

Other Regions

Australian Antarctic Territory

Original AFD Distribution Data

Antarctic Region

  • Australian Antarctic Territory

Australian Region

  • Australia
    • 200 m bathymetric: N coast, NW coast
    • 200 mile fishing zone: NE oceanic, NW oceanic, S oceanic, SE oceanic
    • New South Wales: Central E coast, Lower E coast
    • Northern Territory: N coast
    • Queensland: Central E coast, Great Barrier Reef, NE coast
    • South Australia: Great Australian Bight, S Gulfs coast
    • Tasmania: S oceanic, Tas. coast
    • Victoria: Bass Strait
    • Western Australia: NW coast, S oceanic, SW coast

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)