Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Zanclorhynchus spinifer Günther, 1880

Antarctic Horsefish (FAO), Spiny Horsefish


Extra Distribution Information

Southern Ocean (Prince Edward, Crozet, Kerguelen, Heard, and Macquarie islands and the Kara-Dag Seamount north-east of the Prince Edward Islands); temperate

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Macquarie Island Province (24)

Other Regions

Heard & McDonald Islands (Aust. Terr.)

Ecological Descriptors


Extra Ecological Information

5 - 400 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)
SCORPAENIFORMES 29-Mar-2015 ADDED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)