Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37326011

Species Priacanthus fitchi Starnes, 1988

Deepsea Bigeye, Whitefin Bigeye




Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Northwest Shelf, WA, from off Browse Island (13º45'S) to north-west of Carnarvon (23º25'S); tropical, Indo-west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Northwest Transition (3), Northwest Province (4), Central Western Transition (5)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, continental slope, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

150–400 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)
15-Nov-2012 15-Nov-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED