Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Paradentalium flindersi (Cotton & Ludbrook, 1938)


Generic Combinations




South Australia, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Indo-Pacific: West and South Australia

Note that conversion of the original AFD map of states, drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones to IBRA and IMCRA regions may have produced errors. The new maps will be reviewed and corrected as updates occur. The maps may not indicate the entire distribution. See further details below.
IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)
drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones (map not available)


Southwest Shelf Province (31), Great Australian Bight Shelf Transition (32), Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Southern Province (8), West Tasmania Transition (9)

Original AFD Distribution Data

Australian Region

  • Australia
    • South Australia: Great Australian Bight, S Gulfs coast, S oceanic
    • Western Australia: Great Australian Bight, SW coast

Ecological Descriptors

Littoral, mud bottom, silt bottom.

Extra Ecological Information

Shallow infaunal, dredged from 18 to 276 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)
30-Jun-2016 SCAPHOPODA 31-Jul-2015 MODIFIED Ms Anouk Mututantri
12-Feb-2010 (import)