Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Genus Thysanoessa Brandt, 1851




New South Wales, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information


Note that conversion of the original AFD map of states, drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones to IBRA and IMCRA regions may have produced errors. The new maps will be reviewed and corrected as updates occur. The maps may not indicate the entire distribution. See further details below.
IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)
drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones (map not available)


Tasmania Province (10), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Tasman Basin Province (13), Southwest Shelf Province (31), Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), Bass Strait Shelf Province (35), Tasmanian Shelf Province (36), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Southern Province (8), West Tasmania Transition (9)

Other Regions

Australian Antarctic Territory

Original AFD Distribution Data

Antarctic Region

  • Australian Antarctic Territory

Australian Region

  • Australia
    • 200 mile fishing zone: S oceanic, SE oceanic
    • New South Wales: Lower E coast
    • South Australia: S Gulfs coast
    • Tasmania: S oceanic, Tas. coast
    • Victoria: Bass Strait
    • Western Australia: S oceanic, SW coast
  • Australian Antarctic Territory

Distribution References

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)
12-Feb-2010 (import)