Australian Biological Resources Study

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CAAB: 37464003

Species Triacanthodes ethiops Alcock, 1894

Shortsnout Spikefish



Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Northwest Shelf, WA (18º32'S, 118º17'E) to off Moreton Bay, QLD (26º35'S); tropical, Indo-west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Transition (1), Central Eastern Transition (15), Northeast Province (18), Northeast Transition (19), Timor Province (2), Cape Province (20), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northwest Transition (3), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, continental slope.

Extra Ecological Information

190–275 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)
12-Feb-2010 (import)