Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Sepia bidhaia Reid, 2000

Compiler and date details

2012 - Updated by Julian Finn, Museum Victoria, Carlton, Victoria, Australia

  • Type data:
     Holotype NMV F82478 , Australia, Queensland, 250 m [17°55.8'S 146°58.2'E].
    Paratype(s) NMV F82461 4, 250 m [17°55.8'S 146°58.2'E]; QM Mo61820 , 250 m [17°55.8'S 146°58.2'E]; NMV F82464 4, 252–250 m [17°57.6–59.9'S 147°00.3–02.9'E]; NMV F82465 2 5, 244 m [18°39.3'S 148°03.4'E]; QM Mo61821 , 244 m [18°39.3'S 148°03.4'E]; NMV F82466 3 3, 204 m [18°40.8'S 148°02.8'E]; QM Mo61822 2, 204 m [18°40.8'S 148°02.8'E]; NMV F82468 , 254–246 m [22°06.1–08.7'S 153°18.3–20.6'E].





Extra Distribution Information

Queensland, off the Great Barrier Reef, 17º20'S, 146º41.5'E to 22º07'E, 153º19'E. Depth range 200–304 m.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Mud bottom.


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)
12-Nov-2013 SEPIIDA 16-Apr-2012 MODIFIED Dr Julian Finn (NMV)
12-Feb-2010 (import)