Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Pseudostichopus peripatus (Sluiter, 1901)


Taxonomic Decision for Synonymy


Generic Combinations

  • Pseudostichopus peripatus (Sluiter, 1901).




New South Wales, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Off Newcastle to Terrigal NSW; NW Australia; Indo-Pacific Region, North and South Pacific Ocean, North and South Atlantic Ocean, Scotia Sea, Antarctic Ocean, Ross Sea, Weddell Sea; 134–5453 m

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Tasmania Province (10), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Tasman Basin Province (13), Timor Province (2)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental slope, deposit feeder, detritivore, tropical.


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-Feb-2012 15-Feb-2012 MOVED
12-Feb-2010 (import)