Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

CAAB: 37288044

Species Paraheminodus murrayi (Günther, 1880)

Murray's Armoured Gurnard



Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

W of Alison Point (23°25'S) to SW of Imperieuse Reef (17°49'S) WA, and NNE of Raine Is. (11°35'S) to E of Danger Point (28°01'S) QLD, Coral Sea and inshore; tropical Indo-west Pacific

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northeast Province (18), Northwest Transition (3), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northwest Province (4), Northeast Shelf Transition (41), Central Western Transition (5)

Other Regions

Coral Sea Islands Territory

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf.

Extra Ecological Information

247-502 m


Common Name References

FishBase 2013. Fishbase at. (Murray's Armoured Gurnard)


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)
SCORPAENIFORMES 15-Feb-2015 ADDED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)