Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Perissasterias polyacantha H.L. Clark, 1923



Extra Distribution Information

Off Newcastle, NSW to east of Gabo Is., Vic; South Africa, New Zealand. Depth range 340-549 m.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Tasmania Province (10), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Tasman Basin Province (13)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental slope, marine, temperate.


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)
15-Sep-2023 04-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)