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CAAB: 37232066

Species Nezumia namatahi McCann & McKnight, 1980

Namatahi Whiptail, Squashedface Marlinspike




New South Wales, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

East of Forster, NSW (32°05'S, 153°09'E) to west of Cape Jaffa, SA (37°S, 140°E) including Tasmania, also Lord Howe Plateau and Norfolk Ridge; temperate, south-west Pacific (New Zealand).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Tasmania Province (10), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Tasman Basin Province (13), Lord Howe Province (14), Norfolk Island Province (21), Southern Province (8), West Tasmania Transition (9)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental slope.

Extra Ecological Information

700-1503 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