Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Plaxiphora (Plaxiphora) obscurella (Souverbie, 1866)




Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

WA, QLD, New Caledonia.

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)


Central Western Shelf Province (29), Southwest Shelf Transition (30), Southwest Shelf Province (31), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Original AFD Distribution Data

Australian Region

  • Australia
    • 200 m bathymetric: Great Barrier Reef, Lower W coast, NE coast

Ecological Descriptors

Littoral, sublittoral.

Extra Ecological Information

Under stones embedded in sand in shallow water.


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)
12-Feb-2010 (import)