Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37118010

Species Synodus hoshinonis Tanaka, 1917

Blackshoulder Lizardfish, Black-shouldered Lizardfish




Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Off PorExmouth, WA to Lizard Island, QLD; tropical, Indo-west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, inshore, soft bottom.


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)
22-Dec-2016 AULOPIFORMES 09-Jun-2016 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
09-Jun-2016 MODIFIED