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Torquigener pallimaculatus  Hardy, 1983

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Australia country information

Common names: Orange-spotted toadfish
Occurrence: native
Salinity: marine
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Aquaculture: | Ref:
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Uses: no uses
Comments: Thought to be endemic (Ref. 3132) but also reported from New Caledonia (Ref. 11897) and Papua New Guinea (Ref. 6771). Museum: CSIRO CA2214. From North West Cape to Darwin (Ref. 5978).
National Checklist:
Country Information: httpss://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/as.html
National Fisheries Authority: https://www.csiro.au/
Occurrences: Occurrences Point map
Main Ref: Allen, G.R. and R. Swainston, 1988
National Database:

Classification / Names

Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Tetraodontiformes (Puffers and filefishes) > Tetraodontidae (Puffers) > Tetraodontinae
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Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 18.0 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 48637)

Environment

Marine; demersal; depth range 7 - 78 m (Ref. 86942)

Climate / Range

Tropical

Distribution

Western Pacific: northwestern Australia. Recently recorded from the Chesterfield Islands, New Caledonia (Ref. 11897). Also from Papua New Guinea (Ref. 6771).
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found on coastal bays and estuaries on sandy and muddy substrates to 20 meters depth (Ref. 48637).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

Threat to humans

  Venomous



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Estimates of some properties based on models

Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805)
PD50 = 0.5000 many relatives (e.g. carps) 0.5 - 2.0 few relatives (e.g. lungfishes)

Trophic Level (Ref. 69278)
3.4   ±0.3 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives

Resilience (Ref. 69278)
High, minimum population doubling time less than 15 months (Preliminary K or Fecundity.)

Vulnerability (Ref. 59153)
Low vulnerability (20 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Very high