Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37287035

Species Neocentropogon trimaculatus Chan, 1966

Threespot Waspfish, Threespotted Waspfish




Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Barracouta Shoal (12º43'S, 123º58'E) to north of Melville Island (10º04'S, 130º32'E), Timor Sea, and Coral Sea (18º08'S, 147º11'E) to off Brisbane (28ºS, 153º42'E), QLD; tropical, east-Indo-west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Transition (1), Northeast Province (18), Northeast Transition (19), Timor Province (2), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Other Regions

Coral Sea Islands Territory

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental slope.

Extra Ecological Information



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-May-2015 SCORPAENIFORMES 13-Apr-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED