Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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Genus Polyprion Schinz, 1822





New South Wales, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Southern circumglobal.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)
drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones (map not available)


Tasmania Province (10), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Lord Howe Province (14), Norfolk Island Province (21), Southwest Shelf Province (31), Great Australian Bight Shelf Transition (32), Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Tasmanian Shelf Province (36), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Southern Province (8), West Tasmania Transition (9)

Original AFD Distribution Data

Australian Region

  • Australia
    • New South Wales: Lower E coast, SE oceanic
    • South Australia: Great Australian Bight, S Gulfs coast, S oceanic
    • Tasmania: Bass Strait, S oceanic, SE oceanic, Tas. coast
    • Victoria: Bass Strait, S oceanic, SE oceanic
    • Western Australia: Great Australian Bight, S oceanic

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)
01-Feb-2019 13-Dec-2010 MOVED
09-Nov-2012 17-Sep-2010 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED