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CAAB: 37463023

Species Symphurus microrhynchus (Weber, 1913)

Small-lip Tongue Sole


Taxonomic Decision for Synonymy




Northern Territory, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Northwest of Browse Island, WA (13°47'S, 123°18'E), WA to north of Cape Wessel, Arafura Sea (136°34'E) NT; tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Transition (1), Timor Province (2), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf.

Extra Ecological Information



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)
08-Jul-2015 PLEURONECTOIDEI 07-Jul-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED