Australian Biological Resources Study

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CAAB: 37311107

Species Plectranthias maculicauda (Regan, 1914)

Spot-tail Perchlet, Red-spot Perchlet, Tailspot Perchlet


Generic Combinations


Miscellaneous Literature Names




New South Wales, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

East of Wooli, NSW (29º56'S, 153º36'E) to Bass Strait south of Lakes Entrance (38º55'S, 148º28'E) and Taupo Seamount, Tasman Sea; temperate, south-west Pacific (New Zealand).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Eastern Province (12), Tasman Basin Province (13), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, continental slope, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

Trawled in 56–220 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)
03-Mar-2022 SERRANIDAE 24-Aug-2021 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (ABRS)
30-Sep-2019 SERRANIDAE 29-Aug-2019 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese Dr Matthew Lockett
03-Dec-2012 03-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED