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CAAB: 37460033

Species Psettina gigantea Amaoka, 1963

Combscale Flounder, Rough-scaled Flounder




New South Wales, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Northwest Shelf (20°50'S) to southeast of Vulcan Shoals (12°54'S, 124°32'E), WA, and off Noosa Heads (26°24'S, 153°38'E) to off Yamba, NSW (29°27'S, 153°34'E); tropical, antitropical (Japan).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, soft bottom.

Extra Ecological Information



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)
08-Jul-2015 PLEURONECTOIDEI 18-Jun-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED