Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

CAAB: 37460081

Species Parabothus polylepis (Alcock, 1889)

Generic Combinations




Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Possibly from Northwest Shelf, WA, status in Australia uncertain; Northern and Western Indian Ocean

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northwest Transition (3)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, continental slope.

Extra Ecological Information



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)
PLEURONECTOIDEI 06-Feb-2012 ADDED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)