Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37465083

Species Pseudalutarius nasicornis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)

Rhinoceros Leatherjacket, Rhino File-fish, Rhinoceros Filefish


Generic Combinations




New South Wales, Queensland

Extra Distribution Information

Ashmore Reef, Timor Sea (12°16'S) and off northern Cape York, QLD (11°22'S) to Sydney, NSW (33°53'S); tropical, Indo-west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northeast Transition (19), Timor Province (2), Cape Province (20), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Territory of Ashmore & Cartier Islands

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Coastal, continental shelf, estuary, inshore, seagrass.


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)
29-Apr-2014 TETRAODONTIFORMES 30-Jun-2016 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
12-Feb-2010 (import)