Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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Species Sphyraena waitii Ogilby, 1908

Compiler and date details

22 April 2013 - Douglass F. Hoese, Dianne J. Bray, & Matthew M. Lockett


Generic Combinations



The species is recognised based on Gomon (2008). Apparently records of Sphyraena novaehollandiae from New South Wales and Queensland are based on this species.




New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Southern QLD to eastern VIC; temperate

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38)

Ecological Descriptors

Marine, pelagic.


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)
10-May-2012 ADDED