Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Stenopus hispidus (Olivier, 1811)

Banded Coral Shrimp, Banded Cleaner Shrimp




New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Indo-Pacific Oceans, west Atlantic Ocean. Present in Christmas I. (Morgan 2001)

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Transition (1), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Tasman Basin Province (13), Central Eastern Transition (15), Kenn Transition (16), Kenn Province (17), Northeast Province (18), Northeast Transition (19), Cape Province (20), Christmas Island Province (23), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Western Shelf Transition (28), Central Western Shelf Province (29), Southwest Shelf Transition (30), Southwest Shelf Province (31), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northwest Province (4), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41), Central Western Transition (5)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Coral reef, subtidal.

Extra Ecological Information

Rock crevices, underwater caves, cleaner symbiont, depth to 210 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)
05-Dec-2019 DECAPODA Latreille, 1802 08-Aug-2018 MODIFIED Dr Shane Ahyong
10-May-2012 10-May-2012 MODIFIED
03-Jun-2010 MODIFIED