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Species Nezumia kapala Iwamoto & Williams, 1999

Kapala Whiptail, Kapala Marlinspike


Miscellaneous Literature Names

  • Nezumia sp. 3.




New South Wales, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

East of Seal Rocks, NSW (32°31'S, 152°59'E) to northwest of Houtman Abrolhos Islands, WA (28°02'S, 112°42'E) including Tasmania, also Macquarie Island; temperate, south-west Pacific (New Zealand).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Tasmania Province (10), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Macquarie Island Province (24), Central Western Province (6), Southwest Transition (7), Southern Province (8), West Tasmania Transition (9)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental slope.

Extra Ecological Information

810-1470 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)
31-Jul-2018 MACROURIDAE 12-May-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese Dr Matthew Lockett
26-Nov-2015 GADIFORMES 15-Sep-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED