Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37330014

Species Sillago flindersi McKay, 1985

Eastern School Whiting, Flinders' Sillago, Red Spot Whiting, School Whiting, Silver Whiting, Spotted Whiting, Transparent Whiting




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

Extra Distribution Information

Southern QLD to Eyre Peninsula SA (135°20'S) and eastern TAS; temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), Bass Strait Shelf Province (35), Tasmanian Shelf Province (36), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, inshore, marine, schooling, soft bottom.

Extra Ecological Information

1-170 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)
27-Nov-2012 23-Oct-2013 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED