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Species Novaculops pastellus (Randall, Earle & Rocha, 2008)

Lord Howe Sandy, Pastel Razorfish

Compiler and date details

27 June 2011 - Dianne J. Bray




New South Wales

Extra Distribution Information

Known only from Lord Howe Island, Elizabeth and Middleton reefs, Tasman Sea (see type data); temperate, southwest Pacific.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Lord Howe Province (14)

Other Regions

Coral Sea Islands Territory

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Coral reef, inshore marine, sandy bottom.

Extra Ecological Information

10-25 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)
LABROIDEI 11-Jun-2013 ADDED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)