Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

CAAB: 37350028

Species Plectorhinchus caeruleonothus Johnson & Wilmer, 2015

Blue Bastard



Extra Distribution Information

Ningaloo Reef, WA to Lizard Island, QLD; tropical

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Western Shelf Transition (28), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Ecological Descriptors

Coral reef, coral rubble, intertidal, sand bottom marine.

Extra Ecological Information

1-30 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)
HAEMULIDAE 19-Aug-2015 ADDED Dr Doug Hoese