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CAAB: 37460031

Species Pseudorhombus tenuirastrum (Waite, 1899)

Slender Flounder, Deep-water Flounder, Deepwater Flounder, Threespotted Flounder




New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Off northeast Fraser Island, QLD (25°S) to Flinders Island, TAS (40°01'S) and eastern Kangaroo Island, SA (35°53'S, 138°03'E), possibly more than one species involved; tropical, temperate, east-Indo-west Pacific

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, coastal, continental shelf, inshore, mud bottom-marine, sand bottom marine, silt bottom-marine.

Extra Ecological Information

1–100 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)
08-Jul-2015 PLEURONECTOIDEI 22-Jun-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED