Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Genus Sycetta Haeckel, 1872



South Australia, Tasmania

Extra Distribution Information

Mediterranean Sea, Indian Ocean, Japan and Arctic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), Bass Strait Shelf Province (35), Southeast Shelf Transition (37)

Distribution References


Sycettidae with a central atrial tube decorated with short, completely separate radial tubes. There is no defined inhalant aquiferous system. The skeleton of the radial tubes is composed of triactines and tetractines, and diactines may be found in the distal cones.


ID Keys

See Order Leucosolenida Diagnosis


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)
21-Dec-2011 21-Dec-2011 MOVED
23-Feb-2012 MODIFIED