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CAAB: 37390002

Species Parapercis ramsayi (Steindachner, 1883)

Spotted Grubfish, Ramsay's Grubfish, Spotted Weever




New South Wales, South Australia, Victoria, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Off Byron Bay, NSW (29°24'S, 153°28'E) to off Wilsons Prom, VIC (39°00'S, 146°36'E), and east of Kangaroo Island, SA (36°00'S, 138°16E) to Great Australian Bight, SA (31°50'S, 130°45'E), and off Busselton, WA (33°32'S) to Geraldton, WA (28°S, 114°E); temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Southwest Shelf Transition (30), Southwest Shelf Province (31), Great Australian Bight Shelf Transition (32), Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Ecological Descriptors

Inshore, rock reef, rubble bottom, sand bottom marine.

Extra Ecological Information

Depth range: 2-57 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)
31-Jul-2018 PINGUIPEDIDAE 09-Jun-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese Dr Matthew Lockett
08-Oct-2015 TRACHINOIDEI 11-Aug-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
22-Sep-2011 22-Sep-2011 MODIFIED
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED