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CAAB: 37462046

Species Soleichthys serpenpellis Munroe & Menke, 2004

Snakeskin Sole




Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Dampier Archipelago, WA (20°26'S, 117°04'E), and eastern Gulf of Carpentaria (14°S, 139°E) to Northumberland Island, southeast of Mackay (21°50'S, 150°16'E), QLD; tropical.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, inshore, soft bottom.

Extra Ecological Information



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)
08-Jul-2015 PLEURONECTOIDEI 06-Jul-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED