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CAAB: 37313030

Species Pseudochromis howsoni Allen, 1995

Howson's Dottyback, Shelf Dottyback




Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Ashmore Reef, Timor Sea (12º11´S, 123º07´E) and off Port Hedland, WA; tropical.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Northwest Shelf Province (27)

Other Regions

Territory of Ashmore & Cartier Islands

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, coral reef, inshore, marine, rubble bottom.

Extra Ecological Information

19-84 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)
26-Nov-2012 26-Nov-2012 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED