Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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Species Thysanopoda egregia Hansen, 1905



Extra Distribution Information

Confirmed record from Southern Ocean south of Australia, east Atlantic-Indo-Pacific Oceans (from 40ºN–53°S in Pacific, from 3ºS–45ºS in Indian Ocean, in Atlantic, from Gulf of Mexico and west of North Africa).

Ecological Descriptors

Bathypelagic, mesopelagic, oceanic province.

Extra Ecological Information

Adults from 800–2000 m depth, larvae as shallow as 300 m.


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)
01-May-2014 MODIFIED