Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37327014

Species Ozichthys albimaculosus (Kailola, 1976)

Creamspotted Cardinalfish, Cream-spotted Cardinal-fish


Generic Combinations




Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Port Hedland, WA, to Bowen, QLD (20º01´S); tropical, New Guinea.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Coral reef, inshore, marine, nocturnal.

Extra Ecological Information

7-36 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 06-Sep-2014 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
09-Jan-2014 APOGONIDAE 23-Sep-2013 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
07-Dec-2012 07-Dec-2012 MOVED
12-Dec-2012 06-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED