Sympterichthys politus in Australia
Point map (Sympterichthys politus) | Occurrence records | Field guide | Gazetteer | Country Species Summary
Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence endemic
Importance Ref.
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater No
Brackish No
Saltwater Yes
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.

Type locality, Actaeon Islands, D'Entrecasteaux Channel, Tasmania, CSIRO H 4118-01 (neotype of Thymichthys politus, 6.14 cm SL). Known from widely disjunct populations; collected off the Forestier Peninsula (ca. 42° 50'S, 147°57'E) and Actaeon Islands, D'Entrecasteaux Channel (ca. 43° 30'S, 147° 03'E), southeastern Tasmania; also a single specimen from Bass Strait, off northern Tasmania (ca. 40° 58'S, 147° 25'E). Occurs demersally inshore at about 1-20 m. (Ref. 82446). Also Ref. 7300.

States/Provinces Tasmania (endemic)
States/Provinces Complete? Yes
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(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita
Modified by Capuli, Estelita Emily
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