Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Protoreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758)




Extra Distribution Information

WA and NT, to Low Is., Qld; Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean. Depth range 0-30 m.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Transition (1), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, inshore, marine, tropical.

Extra Ecological Information

<1086> [296, 297, 300].


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-Sep-2023 04-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)