Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Sphaeroma serratum (Fabricius, 1787)



Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Atlantic coast of Europe and Africa, Mediterranean Sea, Black Sea, Suez Canal.

Introduced from Europe probably.

Note that conversion of the original AFD map of states, drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones to IBRA and IMCRA regions may have produced errors. The new maps will be reviewed and corrected as updates occur. The maps may not indicate the entire distribution. See further details below.
IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)
drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones (map not available)


Central Western Shelf Province (29), Southwest Shelf Transition (30), Southwest Shelf Province (31)

Original AFD Distribution Data

Australian Region

  • Australia
    • 200 m bathymetric: Lower W coast

Ecological Descriptors

Estuary, intertidal, marine, wood-borer.


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)
05-Aug-2022 04-May-2011 MODIFIED
05-Aug-2022 29-Jun-2010 MODIFIED
29-Mar-2010 MODIFIED