Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37327066

Species Ostorhinchus limenus (Randall & Hoese, 1988)

Sydney Cardinalfish, Four-banded Soldierfish




New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Moreton Bay, QLD (27ºS) to eastern VIC; possibly further north, to 22º33'S; temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Inshore, marine, rock reef, sand bottom.

Extra Ecological Information

1–20 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)
23-Feb-2015 APOGONIDAE 14-Aug-2014 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
09-Jan-2014 APOGONIDAE 09-Jan-2014 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
12-Dec-2012 12-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED