Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37467049

Species Polyspina piosae (Whitley, 1955)

Orangebarred Puffer, Orange-barred Pufferfish, Orangebarred Pufferfish


Generic Combinations




South Australia, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Victor Harbor, SA (138°37'E) to Shark Bay, WA (24°41'S); temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Western Shelf Province (29), Southwest Shelf Transition (30), Southwest Shelf Province (31), Great Australian Bight Shelf Transition (32), Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33)

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, inshore, mangrove, sand bottom marine.

Extra Ecological Information

0-37 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)
12-Feb-2010 (import)