Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Octopoteuthis rugosa Clarke, 1980


Generic Combinations

  • Taningia rugosa (Clarke, 1980).




New South Wales, Tasmania

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Tasmania Province (10), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Tasman Basin Province (13)

Ecological Descriptors

Adult: bathypelagic, continental slope, mesopelagic, nectonic.

Juvenile: continental slope, epipelagic, planktonic.


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)
20-Mar-2014 TEUTHIDA 20-Mar-2014 MODIFIED Dr Julian Finn (NMV)
12-Feb-2010 (import)