Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37118027

Species Saurida nebulosa Valenciennes, 1849

Clouded Saury, Blotched Saury, Clouded Lizardfish, Nebulous Lizardfish




New South Wales, Queensland

Extra Distribution Information

Cape York, QLD (10ºS) to Sydney Harbour, NSW; tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, inshore, soft bottom.

Extra Ecological Information

2–60 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)
22-Dec-2016 AULOPIFORMES 06-Jun-2016 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED