Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37388002

Species Opistognathus inornatus Ramsay & Ogilby, 1887

Black Jawfish


Generic Combinations




Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Exmouth (22°13´S) to Joseph Bonaparte Gulf (127°19´E), WA; tropical.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27)

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, marine, sand bottom marine.


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)
23-Nov-2012 25-Oct-2013 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED