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CAAB: 37282132

Species Stigmatopora narinosa Browne & Smith, 2007

Gulf Pipefish


Miscellaneous Literature Names




South Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Off Normanville beach, Gulf St Vincent (35°27'S, 138°18'E) to off Port Hughes, Spencer Gulf, SA (34°03'S, 137°20'E); temperate

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33)

Ecological Descriptors

Marine, seagrass.

Extra Ecological Information

Brown algae, sheltered shallow open water, 0-8m. Stigmatopora narinosa appears to have a very limited inshore distribution along patches of moderate energy coastlines with low turbidity and a broken vegetation pattern of sea-grass and brown algae.


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-Jul-2017 SYNGNATHIFORMES 19-Apr-2017 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese Dr Matthew Lockett
SYNGNATHIFORMES 30-Sep-2011 ADDED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)