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CAAB: 37428262

Species Tasmanogobius lasti Hoese, 1991

Scary's Tasmangoby, Lagoon Goby, Scary's Tasman Goby




South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Tambo River, VIC (147°48'E) to Kangaroo Island, SA (137°11'E) and throughout coastal TAS, in freshwater to Lake Bonney, SA; temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


SA, Tas, Vic: Kanmantoo (KAN), Murray Darling Depression (MDD)


Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), Bass Strait Shelf Province (35), Tasmanian Shelf Province (36), Southeast Shelf Transition (37)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, estuary, freshwater, inshore, sand bottom marine.

Extra Ecological Information

Often found in lower reaches of rivers, but sometimes extends well into freshwater


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)
04-Dec-2018 GOBIOIDEI 19-Oct-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-May-2015 GOBIOIDEI 02-Apr-2012 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED