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CAAB: 37210026

Species Rhycherus gloveri Pietsch, 1984

Glover's Anglerfish, Glover's Frogfish, Glovers Anglerfish




South Australia, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Kangaroo Island, SA (36°S, 137°E) to off Perth, WA (31°S, 115°E); temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Southwest Shelf Province (31), Great Australian Bight Shelf Transition (32), Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, inshore, rock reef.

Extra Ecological Information

Depth range: 0-149 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)
25-Jun-2015 LOPHIIFORMES 07-May-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED