Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Parapagurus latimanus Henderson, 1888




New South Wales, South Australia, Tasmania, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Indo-west Pacific Oceans (Japan, Indonesia, New Caledonia region, New Zealand, off Kenya).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Tasmania Province (10), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Tasman Basin Province (13), Central Western Transition (5), Central Western Province (6), Southwest Transition (7), Southern Province (8), West Tasmania Transition (9)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Bathyal, benthic, continental rise, continental slope.

Extra Ecological Information

Usually found living in shelters formed by zoanthids (probably Epizoanthus species), depth 400–2500 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)
24-Apr-2012 24-Apr-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)